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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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December 06, 2010

Video: Cops chase teen in stolen dump truck

The 17-year-old boy hit two police cars and reportedly took aim at a third during the pursuit - Full Story
December 05, 2010

Stoned Italian driver kills 8 cyclists in wreck

Speeding car plowed head-on into a group of cyclists in southern Italy - Full Story
December 03, 2010

Video: Fla. cop shoots window of burning car to save woman

The officer ordered everyone back and fired two shots into the rear passenger window - Full Story
December 03, 2010

Video: Man steals car with baby inside, parents rescue

The unidentified man jumped into their running 1997 Pontiac Grand Am and attempted to drive off with 6-month-old girl - Full Story
December 02, 2010

Seattle police to tweet stolen car descriptions

Will publish the color, year, make, model, body style and license plate numbers - Full Story
December 01, 2010

Drunk-to-keep-warm defense works for DWI suspect

Says he was not intoxicated while driving, but that he was by the time emergency workers arrived more than two hours later - Full Story
November 30, 2010

Drugs were in 1 in 5 drivers killed in 2009

The data underscores a growing problem of people driving with drugs in their systems - Full Story
November 29, 2010

Editorial: Drinking, driving, and the Holidays

Law enforcement agencies in Texas are determined to keep tragedies from striking this year - Full Story
November 27, 2010

Texas officer killed in Okla. while helping stranded driver

Patrick Sirois was assisting driver when a passing car clipped the trailer, pinning him against guardrail - Full Story
November 27, 2010
Memorials honor NJ officer killed in Thanksgiving morning crash

Memorials honor NJ officer killed in Thanksgiving morning crash

9-year veteran Officer Jason Marles was headed home after working a holiday anti-drunken driving detail - 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
Police Driving: Safety Behind the Wheel Police Driving: Safety Behind the Wheel
with Travis Yates