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Vehicle Incidents and Issues

Vehicle Incidents and Issues

The Vehicle Incidents and Issues topic deals with issues related to specialized patrols like motorcycle units as well as vehicular risks and challenges to law enforcement, including vehicle crashes involving police and vehicular assaults against officers. From single-car traffic accidents to high-speed pursuits, most law enforcement injuries and fatalities occur in, or immediately outside of, a police officer’s vehicle.
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June 17, 2014

Troopers fatally shoot knife-wielding man on Seattle bridge

Incident began when State Patrol received multiple 911 calls about a tan pickup stopped in the center lanes of the bridge - Full Story
June 17, 2014

Va. police probe officer's shooting of man on street from inside squad

A Chesapeake police officer was inside a squad car last Thursday when he shot an unarmed man standing in front of him in Portsmouth - Full Story
June 16, 2014

Video: Wash. squad accidentally hits man lying in street

Officer was patrolling for car prowlers and running license plates before he hit the man - Full Story
June 16, 2014

Ill. bans police ticket quotas

Law prevents departments from assigning an officer a specific amount of citations to issue and also stops them from comparing officers based on tickets - Full Story
June 15, 2014

Trending topics: When cops face off with fire

By PoliceOne Staff Cops are constantly faced with split-second decisions while responding to emergencies,... - Full Story
June 14, 2014

3 teens killed in hit-and-run crash in Texas

Houston police say a white Chrysler was speeding and ran a red light, hitting a blue Chevrolet - Full Story
June 13, 2014

Texas cop hospitalized after red light collision

A police officer answering a call about 2:35 a.m. today was struck by another vehicle after its driver apparently ran a red light - Full Story
June 13, 2014
6 Cleveland officers plead not guilty in deadly pursuit case

6 Cleveland officers plead not guilty in deadly pursuit case

November 2012 pursuit ended with 137 gunshots and the deaths of two people - Full Story
June 13, 2014
Police: Man crashes into CNN Center in downtown Atlanta

Police: Man crashes into CNN Center in downtown Atlanta

Atlanta police officer John Chafee says the driver is being charged with driving under the influence, reckless driving and marijuana possession - Full Story
June 12, 2014

Texas police latest to crack down on Uber, Lyft cars

The impoundments Tuesday came about a month after Police Chief William McManus announced that such enforcement could occur if ride-sharing companies didn't cease operations - Full Story



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