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.
Jimmie Nelms walked Kansas State Trooper Conroy O’Brien into a ditch, pistol whipped him and fractured his skull, then told him to beg for his life before shooting him twice, killing him. How to stop his parole
After driving 118 mph on a New Mexico highway, a man who kidnapped his pregnant wife and kid came to a stop. Officer Bryan Waller pulled up behind and demanded he turn off his vehicle and surrender. Suspect opens fire
Police closed the highway that runs along San Francisco's western coast and warned all citizens to stay away from beaches. Residents of low-lying areas were advised to seek higher ground.
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