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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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January 31, 2013

Woman's death an example for police training video

The department agreed to show the video in a settlement surrounding an accident between an officer and woman - Full Story
January 31, 2013

Man who took Nev. cruiser was Fla. felon

Florida Department of Corrections records show he was convicted of the felony gun charge in 2011 and sentenced to 3 years' probation. - Full Story
January 30, 2013

Mich. shooting spree suspect competent for trial

A forensic competency examination found Raulie Casteel fit for trial on charges brought by the state attorney general's office - Full Story
January 30, 2013

Nev. patrol carjacker died of single gunshot wound

"Unofficially, it is self-inflicted. There is only one shot. A shotgun is pretty effective" - Full Story
January 29, 2013

Suspect steals cruiser, kills self with trooper's gun

The bizarre chain of events began when a trooper pulled over a vehicle, and 1 of 4 people got out and hopped in the cruiser - Full Story
January 29, 2013

Calif. police department granted $70K for traffic safety awareness

The grant will fund DUI patrols, motorcycle safety enforcement, distracted driving, red-light runners and speeding motorists - Full Story
January 29, 2013

Video: 'Sideshow' shuts down Oakland freeway

A major freeway was blocked Saturday as cars began doing doughnuts while onlookers filmed - Full Story
January 28, 2013

Video: Foam-covered car almost hits police officers

Officers and civilians moved quickly out of the way as they spotted the vehicle - Full Story
January 28, 2013

3 Philly officers injured in 2 crashes

3 Philadelphia police officers were injured after two unrelated traffic accidents Sunday morning - Full Story
January 28, 2013

N.C. juvenile steals cruiser, leads cops from 4 agencies on pursuit

The suspect crashed into a cruiser then crashed again where the driver was arrested - Full Story

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