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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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October 08, 2014

Ariz. officer shot in face, 5 suspects at large

The officer made a traffic stop around 2 a.m. when he was shot in the face - Full Story
October 08, 2014

Mich. police pursuit ends in fatal crash, suspect injured

Livonia police were pursuing a man suspected in a home invasion when the suspect’s vehicle collided with a bystander, killing the driver. - Full Story
October 07, 2014
Video: Traffic stop prompts suit over window-smashing, TASER

Video: Traffic stop prompts suit over window-smashing, TASER

Police said they resorted to force only after the passenger repeatedly refused to leave the car and kept reaching toward the back seat - Full Story
October 07, 2014

Instead of ticket, Mich. cop buys girl booster seat

Officer who pulled over a vehicle because a 5-year-old girl wasn't secured in a booster seat decided a ticket wouldn't cut it - Full Story
October 06, 2014

Trending topics: When a pursuit takes an unexpected turn

By PoliceOne Staff There’s no shortage of videos documenting the many police pursuits that have... - Full Story
October 05, 2014

Wash. woman fatally injured trying to stop shoplifter

Fleeing SUV hit and dragged the woman - Full Story
October 03, 2014

Video: Ga. thieves hurl chainsaws at cops in pursuit

Dash cam video has been released capturing a dangerous pursuit of two burglary suspects - Full Story
October 03, 2014

No trial for man who crushed 7 police vehicles with tractor

Man was angry about a pot possession arrest when he drove a tractor over six cruisers and a van owned by the Orleans County Sheriffs' Department in 2012 - Full Story
October 02, 2014
Video: Man slams into Subway in bizarre Texas pursuit

Video: Man slams into Subway in bizarre Texas pursuit

Foot pursuit continued even after the suspect was hit with a baton and ended with him slamming an SUV into a restaurant - Full Story
October 02, 2014
Mom may face new charges in NM van pursuit, shooting

Mom may face new charges in NM van pursuit, shooting

Prosecutors aim to file new charges against a woman in a chaotic 2013 traffic stop during which an officer fired shots at her van full of kids - Full Story



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