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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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April 26, 2010

Wis. deputy killed by suspected drunk driver

The officer was responding to a call when his squad car collided with a pickup truck - Full Story
April 25, 2010

NY officer critically injured in collision during chase

The officer is facing life-threatening injuries - Full Story
April 25, 2010
Report says suspect pursuits yield high fatalities

Report says suspect pursuits yield high fatalities

One-third of those killed in high speed chases are bystanders - Full Story
April 22, 2010

Fla. police ban texting while on patrol

Officers also can't talk on their cell phones while driving patrol cars - Full Story
April 22, 2010

Ga. officer dies in wreck on way to work

Officer James “Jimmy” Franklin Carter Jr. was an 11-year veteran of the force - Full Story
April 20, 2010

GPS catches Mass. officer not working on duty

The officer spent over 40 work hours with his cruiser idle - Full Story
April 16, 2010

NM deputy asleep at the wheel crashes cruiser

Deputy Adrian Chavez, 25, had just finished an overnight shift - Full Story
April 16, 2010
Former Fla. deputy cleared in pursuit crash

Former Fla. deputy cleared in pursuit crash

The officer was pursuing a car without lights or sirens activated - Full Story
April 12, 2010

Texas deputy killed in rollover crash

The officer was not wearing a seat belt at the time of the crash - Full Story
April 07, 2010

Neb. deputy's reaction after cruiser crunch 'priceless'

Cop remains cool after man accidentally backs into a police car - Full Story



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