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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January 31, 2011
The 'conspiracy of safety' continues Betsy Brantner Smith - Survival Insights

The 'conspiracy of safety' continues

Only in Stephen King novels does the tractor actually turn on the farmer and try to kill him, but we run toward the shots — it's what crime fighters do - Full Story
January 26, 2011
The legal system versus inflammatory rhetoric Terrence P. Dwyer, Esq. - Police Liability and Litigation

The legal system versus inflammatory rhetoric

Implications that the officers acted with such disregard as “depraved indifference” under a criminal legal standard reserved for accused murderers are inflammatory and harmful to public discourse - Full Story
January 26, 2011
Video: NY woman claims heart attack following traffic stop killed her husband Doug Wyllie, PoliceOne Editor in Chief - Be Advised...

Video: NY woman claims heart attack following traffic stop killed her husband

Woman says cops 'forced' her 72-year-old husband to run home in the snow to get her ID — an NYPD spokesperson refutes that the version of events - Full Story
January 17, 2011
When the 'experts' have it all wrong Travis Yates - Police Driving:
Safety Behind the Wheel

When the 'experts' have it all wrong

“A recent high-speed chase to catch a nonviolent criminal raises questions about when it’s... - Full Story
November 18, 2010
OTMs and SIAs in the USA Doug Wyllie, PoliceOne Editor in Chief - Be Advised...

OTMs and SIAs in the USA

OTM is a delightful little acronym for illegal immigrants who are 'Other Than Mexican' — SIA stands for 'Special Interest Aliens' from terrorist nations like Iraq, Iran, Afghanistan, Sudan, Somalia, Pakistan, and Yemen - Full Story
November 01, 2010
Traffic safety grant helps Md. PD crack down on DUIs Karen L. Bune - Criminals, Victims, and Cops

Traffic safety grant helps Md. PD crack down on DUIs

Federal funds provide for additional speed and alcohol detection equipment and also provide enforcement funding for aggressive driving, impaired driving, and pedestrian safety - Full Story
October 06, 2010
'Crotch rockets' and high-speed police pursuits Andrew Hawkes - Highway Drug Interdiction

'Crotch rockets' and high-speed police pursuits

Many cops aren’t even allowed to attempt a pursuit of a perpetrator riding a high-speed motorcycle — the problem is that these criminals know it! - Full Story
October 01, 2010
P1 Photo of the Week: Hard chargin' PoliceOne Members - Photo of the Week

P1 Photo of the Week: Hard chargin'

(PoliceOne Image) Captain Garry Martin of the Greenville (Ala.) Police Department shares a picture of... - Full Story
September 27, 2010
Chevy Caprice: A trusted partner returns for duty Doug Wyllie, PoliceOne Editor in Chief - Be Advised...

Chevy Caprice: A trusted partner returns for duty

The Caprice Police Patrol Vehicle (PPV) delivers performance, comfort, and safety - Full Story
September 13, 2010
Testing the newest police vehicles Travis Yates - Police Driving:
Safety Behind the Wheel

Testing the newest police vehicles

With the newest police vehicles now being examined by EVOC experts, the big auto makers prove that 'if you test them, they will come' - Full Story



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