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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CHP officer has close call while citing driver

By Doane Yawger The Merced Sun-Star DELHI, Calif. — A California Highway Patrol officer escaped injury... - Full Story


Ore. man jailed, accused of dragging officer during traffic stop BEAVERTON, Oregon - A 28-year-old Southwest Portland man is in the Washington County Jail... - Full Story


Chase, arrest after N.C. cop hit in traffic stop

The News & Observer HILLSBOROUGH, N.C. — An officer was taken to the hospital early Saturday after... - Full Story


Nitrogen use in LE fleets: Is your safety riding on it? Travis Yates - Police Driving:
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Nitrogen use in LE fleets: Is your safety riding on it?

By PoliceOne columnist Travis Yates A properly inflated tire is essential for safety, fuel mileage, handl... - Full Story


Texas officer dragged as man steals his cruiser

By Vincent T. Davis San Antonio Express-News Officer recovering after attack SAN ANTONIO — A 26-year... - Full Story


Calif. officer struck by car while setting up flares

By DENISSE SALAZAR and KIMBERLY EDDS The Orange County Register TUSTIN– Officer Sean Whiteley, a nine-year... - Full Story


Minn. trooper's shooting of driver justified

P-1 Quick Review -- "Treat a car just like any other deadly weapon," says training expert Craig Stapp.... - Full Story


Dallas detectives sick of worn-out cars

'Embarrassing' vehicles, shortage lower morale; city examining fleet By TANYA EISERER The Dallas Morning... - Full Story


Steel tow hitch injures Calif. officer in freak accident

By Connie Skipitares Mercury News SAN JOSE, Ca. - A steel tow hitch that apparently fell off a vehicle... - Full Story


Wash. state to test 'enhanced' licenses

By THE ASSOCIATED PRESS SEATTLE, Wash. - High-security driver's licenses aimed at letting U.S. citizens... - Full Story

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