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.
Professional courtesy — giving a break to a fellow (or retired) officer — has been discussed in many forums, with both positive and negative opinions. But in the long run, aren't there enough criminals out there to catch and arrest? - Full Story
In May 2012, CHP Officer David “Ryan” Bunting was ambushed in his patrol vehicle. Despite being twice struck by gunshots, Bunting returned fire, gave chase, and used his radio to potentially save countless others. - Full Story
"This is the latest and largest-ever addition of electric vehicles to the city's fleet, which is already the largest municipal clean-air vehicle fleet in the nation," NY mayor Bloomberg said. (Fox News Image) 50 Chevy Volts