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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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April 07, 2011
Fla. woman gets half-naked to shed liquor smell

Fla. woman gets half-naked to shed liquor smell

Cops followed a trail of sandals and a pair of shorts into a wooded area where K-9 Kilo located the scantily-clad woman - Full Story
April 07, 2011

New wireless network may compromise squad-car GPS

Manufacturers of GPS equipment warn that strong signals from the network could jam existing navigation systems - Full Story
April 06, 2011

Deputy helps driver escape rolled vehicle

“The vehicle ended up in a ditch in about 6 inches of water,” the deputy said - Full Story
April 04, 2011

SC departments stocking up on outgoing Crown Vic

By Schuyler Kropf The Post and CourierFord Motor Co.'s Crown Victoria -- the most popular police cruiser... - Full Story
March 28, 2011
A new era in police vehicles begins at Ford

A new era in police vehicles begins at Ford

Ford’s new Police Interceptor replaces the Crown Vic as its car for law enforcement - Full Story
March 28, 2011
NY cop's roadside death spurs plea to drivers

NY cop's roadside death spurs plea to drivers

Trooper Kevin Dobson was fatally struck by a vehicle just three months after New York passed the "Move Over Act" on Jan 1st - Full Story
March 22, 2011

Woman squeezes through squad window, drives away

The handcuffed woman squeezed through the window to the front seat and drove off, crashing into a pickup truck - Full Story
March 19, 2011

Calif. cop hits tree in high-speed chase, dies

Officer Jermaine Gibson is survived by his wife and infant son - Full Story
March 17, 2011

Video: Chase ends with fatal taxi crash in Ohio

The suspect blew several red lights before colliding with a cab, killing the driver as well as his blind female passenger - Full Story
March 16, 2011

Video: Car smashes into parked cruiser on highway

Patrol car was parked to divert traffic after accident - Full Story



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