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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 27, 2016

Police: Pantless Mich. driver was watching porn before fatal crash

An initial investigation found the man was watching a movie behind the wheel - Full Story
January 26, 2016

Video: Fla. trooper struck by vehicle during traffic stop

The video shows the officer being thrown through the air and landing in front of his patrol car - Full Story
January 26, 2016
Video: Ohio officer run over by big rig, survives

Video: Ohio officer run over by big rig, survives

The semi was struck by a train and catapulted toward the officer - Full Story
January 25, 2016
Video: Minn. officer accidentally shoots, wounds suspect after pursuit

Video: Minn. officer accidentally shoots, wounds suspect after pursuit

The officer later said firearms training 20 days prior might have been a contributing factor to muscle memory - Full Story
January 22, 2016

Video: Wis. police pursue drunk woman in stolen cruiser

The officer looked outside and noticed his cruiser was missing - Full Story
January 19, 2016

NY man goes on trial in chain-reaction crash that killed cop

The drunk driver wasn't behind the wheel of the vehicle when it struck and killed Officer Joseph Olivieri - Full Story
January 17, 2016

Calif. officer fatally shoots passenger, dog after driver attempts to run him over

Officer fatally shot a woman and a dog in a stolen car at the end of a high-speed pursuit - Full Story
January 15, 2016

The Up-Beat: Cops go above and beyond for theft victims, homeless, hungry

Check out this week's round-up of inspiring stories from around the country - Full Story
January 15, 2016

4 officers injured after speeding car hits 2 NY cruisers

Police say officers saw a car speeding and attempted to stop it - Full Story



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