Home  >  Topics  >  Vehicle Incidents and Issues  > News > Page 116
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.
Main News Columns Videos Photos
February 07, 2012

Video: Cop's gun discharges in Walmart parking lot

Court records say a constable told police his gun fired accidentally after a shoplifting suspect drove over his foot in a Walmart parking lot - Full Story
February 05, 2012

After traffic stop, Ohio woman gives birth in car

Donna Richmond got pulled over on Tuesday morning as she was trying to rush her daughter to a Columbus hospital - Full Story
February 05, 2012

Video: Mich. cops struggle to subdue driver

Dash cam was released from a Christmas Day traffic stop of a 24-year-old DUI suspect - Full Story
February 04, 2012

THP: Trooper saw crash but 'chose to ignore it'

THP officials concluded trooper deliberately drove past the Nov. 26 crash in North Knox County - Full Story
February 03, 2012

Big payout for UK grandpa in cops' window smash

Man had driven off without wearing a seat belt and was followed for several miles along country roads - Full Story
February 03, 2012

Video: Chase suspect in SC fights cops

Report: Timothy McManus tried to spit on deputies who captured him beside an intersection - Full Story
February 03, 2012

Video: Suspect rams cruiser on snowy Mich. road

A man fleeing police on a snowy road crashed into a patrol car Saturday - Full Story
February 02, 2012

Video: NJ cop pulls man from burning car

Officer Lauren Keilitz runs to a burning BMW parked in a driveway, yelling 'Get out of the car!' - Full Story
February 01, 2012

Denver police apologize for arrest of lawmaker

Under Colorado law, a legislator en route to or from lawmaking duties is protected from arrest - Full Story
January 31, 2012

Car lands on sleeping man after Conn. police chase

The 5-mile long chase began in Hamden at about 12:30 a.m., after officers spotted the vehicle and determined the driver was wanted - Full Story



PoliceOne Offers

Sponsored by

Sign up for FREE eNewsletters

Enter your email address below:

Connect with PoliceOne

Mobile Apps Facebook Twitter Google

Vehicle Incidents and Issues Columnists

Police Driving: Safety Behind the Wheel Police Driving: Safety Behind the Wheel
with Travis Yates
Leadership, Technology and Tactics: Themes from the Street Leadership, Technology and Tactics: Themes from the Street
with Lt. Raymond E. Foster, LAPD (ret.)