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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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September 23, 2011

Video: Dash cam shows burning semi rescue

The officers will receive the Dept. of Public Safety's Medal of Valor - Full Story
September 23, 2011

Video: Cruiser accident interrupts Mich. pursuit

Seen on dash cam, the chase involved patrol cars from multiple law enforcement agencies - Full Story
September 21, 2011
Iowa state trooper killed in car crash

Iowa state trooper killed in car crash

For unknown reasons the patrol car left the roadway, landed in a field - Full Story
September 21, 2011

Wreck unnoticed for 2 days; 1 dead, 1 injured

Trooper Dean Patterson says Kentucky State Police were called out to the scene - Full Story
September 19, 2011

Pa. tractor driver to cops: 'I'm drunk'

A Pa. man faces drunken tractor ride charges - Full Story
September 19, 2011
Deputy sheriff succumbs to crash injuries

Deputy sheriff succumbs to crash injuries

Derrick Whittle served with his department for less than a year - Full Story
September 15, 2011

Camera catches woman keying cops' cars, police say

Investigators say Donna Desport caused $4,600 in damages - Full Story
September 14, 2011
Honolulu officer killed during traffic stop

Honolulu officer killed during traffic stop

Officer Eric Fontes was killed after a pickup truck crashed into the scene of a traffic stop - Full Story
September 14, 2011

Video: Handcuffed prisoner escapes from squad car

The officer involved was originally issued a three-day suspension - Full Story
September 13, 2011

3 Fla. officers seriously hurt in cruiser crash

A Boynton Beach police spokeswoman says the officers piled into a single car - Full Story



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