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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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June 29, 2010

Driver crashes into police cruiser in Tx.

The truck rolled several times after hitting the police car - Full Story
June 28, 2010

The constant danger of highway traffic stops

No set policy on roadside stops because each poses a unique danger - Full Story
June 28, 2010

Two injured in Philly police cruiser, fire truck crash

The patrol car and fire truck collided while responding to a fire - Full Story
June 27, 2010

Fla. deputy under investigation in fatal crash

Cleared of any wrongdoing in an April 2005 accident, Polk County sheriff's Deputy William Schob is under scrutiny for his second traffic fatality in five years, his sixth traffic accident since joining the force in 1998 - Full Story
June 23, 2010

Video: Naked, sweaty woman steals squad car

By PoliceOne StaffWest Texas television station WOAI-TV today reported that a woman — naked, sweaty,... - Full Story
June 21, 2010

Va. cop jumps guardrail as tractor-trailer hits parked cruiser

The trailer was carrying 30,000 pounds of produce - Full Story
June 21, 2010

Man accused of dragging Chicago cop

Prosecutors say the cop was dragged down the street from the window of a pickup truck - Full Story
June 19, 2010

Pa. police get new gear courtesy of local man

Jimmy Binns, a police patron and humanitarian, founded the CopWheels program in 2007 to raise money for law-enforcement equipment and to create memorials for fallen officers - Full Story
June 17, 2010

Video: NY councilman confronts illegally parked officer at Dunkin' Donuts

Officer responds by giving the councilman a $165 ticket for blocking a crosswalk - Full Story
June 10, 2010

Car strikes CHP Officer in LA during freeway traffic stop

Authorities say the motorcycle officer was hit while on the side of the freeway - Full Story



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with the Office of Justice Programs' National Institute of Justice (NIJ)
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with Lt. Raymond E. Foster, LAPD (ret.)