Traffic Enforcement, Highway Patrol

Traffic Enforcement, Highway Patrol

The Traffic Enforcement / Highway Patrol topic area serves as a resource for the latest developments in traffic enforcement tactics and techniques. The open road affords many opportunities to catch wanted felons, help stranded motorist, and without proper protection, injure or kill the peacekeepers who patrol those highways and byways.
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March 19, 2014
Md. trooper struck during traffic stop returns to work

Md. trooper struck during traffic stop returns to work

Maryland State Trooper Jacqueline Kline suffered a traumatic brain injury in the crash - Full Story
March 07, 2014
Colo. launches $1M 'Drive high, get a DUI' campaign

Colo. launches $1M 'Drive high, get a DUI' campaign

The Colorado Department of Transportation unveiled the campaign Thursday to put an end to driving under the influence of marijuana - Full Story
March 05, 2014

Video: Fla. officer asks trooper to let him go after DUI stop

A Miami-Dade police officer who failed a roadside sobriety test repeatedly asked a Florida Highway Patrol trooper to look the other way - Full Story
March 04, 2014

Video: Utah trooper sideswiped by semi-truck

Utah trooper was inside his patrol car finishing the paperwork on a traffic stop, when a massive truck slammed into the side of his vehicle - Full Story
February 28, 2014

Md. bill would require drivers to give police cell phone info

Civil liberty advocates have raised concerns about the proposed law's constitutionality - Full Story
February 11, 2014

Fla. trooper who stopped cop sues after harassment

FHP Trooper Donna Jane Watts was on routine patrol early one morning when a Miami police car whizzed past at speeds that would eventually top 120 mph - Full Story
February 10, 2014

Bill bars Tenn. officers from helping in federal roadblocks

Lawmaker says police shouldn't be helping federal contractors hold roadblocks where they ask motorists for cheek swabs and blood samples - Full Story
January 27, 2014

Pa. teen stole car, gun, fired at trooper

A 16-year-old boy allegedly stole a car and a gun and then fired once at a state trooper who stopped him - Full Story
January 21, 2014

Is an anonymous tip enough for a traffic stop?

The Supreme Court is considering whether an anonymous tip about reckless driving is enough under the Fourth Amendment for police to pull a car over - Full Story
January 15, 2014

Texas cops clash with man warning speeders

Ron Martin's signs carry a simple message: "Police Ahead" - Full Story

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