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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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August 28, 2014
Texas constable killed in crash

Texas constable killed in crash

A Texas officer was killed instantly after his car left the road and struck a concrete culvert - Full Story
August 28, 2014

Okla. town's 'Plastic Popo' deters crime, gains following

Officer proved better suited to the task of deterring speeders than experienced cops because of a compelling attribute: He's a dummy - Full Story
August 28, 2014
Ore. deputy shot twice, suspects arrested

Ore. deputy shot twice, suspects arrested

Deputy was shot during a traffic stop Wednesday and is currently in serious but stable condition - Full Story
August 28, 2014

Motorcyclist leads CHP on pursuit, stops 4 times for gas

28-year-old Oakland man arrested after a lengthy pursuit reportedly tried four times to refuel a stolen Kawasaki ZX 10 - Full Story
August 27, 2014

Video: PD defends actions of cop in traffic stop gone viral

Video shows the officer pulling a gun on the occupants of a vehicle during a traffic stop - Full Story
August 26, 2014

Armed robber forces Amish horse-drawn buggy off road

The buggy was carrying three people early Monday morning when a white minivan pulled into its path and forced it to stop - Full Story
August 25, 2014

2 in custody after AR-15, $10K in gear stolen from SWAT car

An AR-15, pistol, shotgun, ammunition, uniforms, body armor, a helmet and a police badge were all stolen in the incident - Full Story
August 25, 2014

Texas man flips off police, runs down officer directing traffic

Houston police were forced to jump out of the way after a man attempted to run them over as they were directing traffic Sunday - Full Story
August 24, 2014

Wyo. cop charged in hot-car death of K-9

Officer has pleaded not guilty to an animal-cruelty charge that alleges a police dog died after he left it in a hot patrol car for several hours - Full Story
August 24, 2014
Reality Training: How to reduce the risks at traffic stops

Reality Training: How to reduce the risks at traffic stops

For the week of August 22, Dave Smith discusses traffic stops conducted in active roadways and the best... - Full Story



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