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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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March 31, 2014

SC suspect steals patrol vehicle, leads pursuit

Suspect got into a marked Georgetown County Sheriff's patrol car and led police on a pursuit - Full Story
March 31, 2014

Calif. officer discharges weapon after being struck by vehicle

Investigators are searching for a man whose car door struck a police officer's arm, causing the officer to accidentally fire a single shot - Full Story
March 31, 2014

Off-duty Ore. cop rescues 2 men from vehicle blaze

Off-duty Washington County Sheriff's corporal Cheryl Crecelius rescued two men from a burning vehicle after she arrived upon the scene Saturday night - Full Story
March 28, 2014

Conn. boy concerned by speeders writes letter to cops

A 9-year-old Conn. boy who saw cars whizzing down his neighborhood street did what a lot of adults might not have done. He took action - Full Story
March 28, 2014

2 Utah officers shot, suspect killed

Two officers were shot and a suspect was killed after a traffic stop in downtown Salt Lake City Friday morning - Full Story
March 28, 2014

Texas officers save driver from burning vehicle

Officers freed the trapped motorist and a civilian who was riding along with one of the officers used a fire extinguisher to help put out the blaze - Full Story
March 28, 2014
Police: 4th death from SXSW crash

Police: 4th death from SXSW crash

A fourth person has died of injuries suffered earlier this month when a suspected drunken driver drove into a crowd at the South By Southwest festival - Full Story
March 27, 2014

Video: Violent suspect fleeing road rage incident nearly rams officer

Suspect tells the CHP officer to get out of his face before nearly running the officer over - Full Story
March 27, 2014

Off-duty Dallas officer killed in motorcycle crash

Senior Corporal David Myers lost control of his motorcycle while traveling over a bridge - Full Story
March 26, 2014
Kan. trooper injured in crash, critical

Kan. trooper injured in crash, critical

A Kansas Highway Patrol trooper was seriously injured when his patrol car was rear-ended while stopped behind a semi - Full Story



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Vehicle Incidents and Issues Columnists

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with Doug Wyllie, PoliceOne Editor in Chief