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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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November 10, 2011

Video: Ore. officer crashes cruiser into house

A departmental review with the crash board is pending - Full Story
November 10, 2011

Wis. trooper, deputies credited with life-saving moves

Wisconsin state trooper Kate Sampson was just one of a team of good-natured people who helped to save two lives - Full Story
November 09, 2011

Va. police fatally shoot suspect in woman's abduction

A gun-wielding suspect stole a car and took the female passenger hostage, authorities said - Full Story
November 09, 2011

Driver charged for ramming truck into police station

Kevin Vary, 51, used his pickup to break through the station's glass doors - Full Story
November 08, 2011

Rodney King pleads not guilty to DUI in Calif.

If convicted, Rodney King could face up to a year in jail because of a prior DUI - Full Story
November 04, 2011

6 UK cops keep jobs after smashing car with baseball bats

Officers were found guilty of discreditable conduct at the end of the first Metropolitan Police disciplinary hearing - Full Story
November 03, 2011

Video: Brazil police stop plane using their car

The airplane contained a load of contraband electronics - Full Story
November 03, 2011

Video: Alaska patrol car dodges falling light pole

Dash cam shows the pole toppling from the right and crashing onto the highway - Full Story
November 02, 2011

Video: Train slams car; Officers save woman, baby inside

The train conductor knew the vehicle was there but couldn't stop - Full Story
November 02, 2011

Drunk drivers' high-tech nemesis checks the air for booze

A laser device detects alcohol inside vehicles with sophisticated precision - Full Story



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