Patch Notes

Police Simulator Update 2.0.0 Patch Notes – August 26, 2021


Police Simulator Patrol Officers update 2.0.0 (The Nightshift with Friends Update) is now available to download on PC (Steam). According to the official Police Simulator patch notes, the latest update added 2 Player Co-op Multiplayer, Night Shifts, Flash Light for Player, and much more.

Previously, a major update added a long list of new changes, bug fixes, and gameplay changes.

Unfortunately, since the last patch, players are still experiencing several issues. Today’s Police Simulator patch 2.0.0 will address a few of these errors.


Police Simulator Patch Notes – August 26, 2021

The Nightshift with Friends Update

New Features
  • New Feature: Added 2 Player Co-op Multiplayer
  • New Feature: Night Shifts
  • New Tool: Road Flares
  • New Tool: Flash Light for Player
  • New Violation: Smoking Exhaust
  • New Violation: Engine too loud
  • New Violation: Broken Headlights
  • New Feature: Standard key binding for Focus Mode
  • New Feature: Customizable shift duration
  • New Feature: Hotkeys for frequently used functions (like 1-7 for tools, M for map or H for handbook)

  • Reduced the chances for dynamic accidents to happen by ~50% overall
  • Implemented pause while handbook, board computer or map is open
  • CP loss and SP gain are now displayed immediately
  • Adjusted XP calculation to reduce the effect of CP loss
  • Added Stolen Car detainment reason in background checks
  • Fixed an issue that caused pulling over a vehicle after being verified with speeding gun to be marked as unjustified
  • Balanced the priorities of evidence intuition feedback based on the severity of violation types
Police Car & Traffic
  • Improved camera when interacting with vehicles
  • Disabled super bright white emergency lights on stationary ambulances (we got blind just looking at them)
  • Fixed lights on roof of the Arrest Transport Vehicle
  • Moved rear license plate of Kirishima Avalanche to a lower position on the trunk cover so it’s better readable during parking duty (thanks,
  • GmsGarcia!)
  • Added handicapped placards and improved handicapped license plates for faster recognition
  • Added private taxi company Shift! stickers
  • Fixed issue where NPCs were standing while driving
  • Fixed issue with invisible collision around precincts
  • Fixed issue which led to unwanted collisions with the patrol car leading to game over
  • Fixed issue where NPCs are able to push the patrol car into the ground
  • Fixed issue with vehicle light balancing being wrongly applied (more cars should have their lights on now!)
  • Fixed the outdoor lighting of the precincts Baytown, Beaufort Landing, and Brianna
  • Fixed some cases where an interaction camera would clip into the environment
Localization & Texts
  • Updated text to reflect ‘four’ new shifts instead of ‘two’ new shifts in the handbook
  • Added new loading screen tooltips for Handicap Placard and Brighton’s private taxi company Shift!
  • Added new tutorial images for multiple languages
  • You can now open the Police Computer (including the map and background check) while talking to NPCs (e.g. during ID checks)
  • Updated casual mode highlight arrow (which is now yellow and looks a lot nicer!)
  • Fixed some minor text formatting issues on ID cards
  • Added distinction for beta and stable savegames
  • Fixed honking while exiting the patrol car causing the game to crash
  • Fixed issue that could lead the game to crash when accepting a major accident callout
  • Fixed a bunch of other crashes (more than we could ever list here)
  • Fixed issue with loading savegames that were corrupted by quitting out of the game during first loading screen
  • Fixed an issue where wanted NPC didn’t match description
  • Updated startup logos
Bug Fixes
  • Fixed like dozen other things – so many, it’s way too many to even list them here :'(

Download free Police Simulator update 2.0 for PC (Steam).