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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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November 01, 2010

Va. police officer crashes into vacant house

The officer was in pursuit of a vehicle "engaged in suspicious activity" on Sunday when he lost control of his cruiser and crashed into the vacant house - Full Story
November 01, 2010

4 dead in Calif. highway collision

A CHP officer attempted to push one vehicle with his squad car away from a fully-engulfed vehicle, but was unable to move it - Full Story
October 30, 2010

Texting teen crashes Lexus into house, gets cited

Was using her cell phone to send and receive text messages just before she lost control - Full Story
October 29, 2010

Texas cop hit by drunk driver last week dies

Cop graduated from police academy just seven weeks earlier - Full Story
October 27, 2010

Okla. officer dies after wreck with dump truck

Captain Green had served with the Oklahoma Highway Patrol for 31 years and was six months shy of retirement - Full Story
October 27, 2010

Texas cop dies in wreck after transporting juvenile

Deputy Odell McDuffie is survived by his wife and three daughters - Full Story
October 26, 2010

Video: Texas cop saves intoxicated woman from oncoming train

The drunken woman's car was stuck on the tracks before the officer came along - Full Story
October 26, 2010

NJ cop saved man hours before being killed

He had saved the life of a choking man before his police cruiser slammed into a telephone pole - Full Story
October 26, 2010

3 men arrested in deadly Calif. school bus crash

The bus driver and 18 high school students were taken to hospitals after the hit-and-run crash occured Monday - Full Story
October 25, 2010

NJ officer dies in collision with pole

The 17-year-veteran is survived by his wife and son - Full Story



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