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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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March 18, 2012

Armed citizen aids Calif. police in car theft arrest

The quick arrest of a suspected car thief was thanks to officers assisted by a brave citizen - Full Story
March 16, 2012

Calif. police to step up DUI enforcement on St. Pat's

After St. Patrick's Day, police agencies say they will next step up enforcement during Cinco de Mayo - Full Story
March 16, 2012

Video: Minn. cop ends chase with pit maneuver

Officer Brian Rezny got the vehicle to spin and crash into a snow-packed ditch - Full Story
March 15, 2012

Pursued car blast kills driver, burns border agent

Agents got a report just before midnight that a car was heading the wrong way on Interstate 8 - Full Story
March 15, 2012

Video: SUV, tanker collide during police pursuit

The pursuit lasts less than two minutes before the SUV crashes into a tanker truck filled with 8,600 gallons of fuel - Full Story
March 15, 2012

Man caught speeding 3 times in an hour

Driver was clocked at 105 mph the first time - Full Story
March 14, 2012

Cops, paramedics pull Tenn. trooper from wrecked cruiser in nick of time

The flames quickly spread toward to the unresponsive trooper as he sat slumped over his seat belt - Full Story
March 14, 2012

Video: Man waiting with gun shoots cop

Two of the bullets were stopped by the officer's body armor, but a third slipped beneath his vest - Full Story
March 14, 2012

Ex-police officer charged with destroying evidence

Vincent Mater was charged with destruction of evidence and vandalism - Full Story



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Vehicle Incidents and Issues Columnists

10-8: Life on the Line 10-8: Life on the Line
with Charles Remsberg
Leadership, Technology and Tactics: Themes from the Street Leadership, Technology and Tactics: Themes from the Street
with Lt. Raymond E. Foster, LAPD (ret.)