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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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March 19, 2015
Suspect drives stolen car to Wash. State Patrol office

Suspect drives stolen car to Wash. State Patrol office

Washington State Troopers arrested a 36-year-old man who they say drove a stolen car into their parking lot at a district office - Full Story
March 19, 2015
Video: Calif. suspect in motorcycle pursuit stands on bike, taunts cops

Video: Calif. suspect in motorcycle pursuit stands on bike, taunts cops

At one point the motorcyclist was cornered in a dead-end street but drove right past an officer, almost clipping the patrol car's open door - Full Story
March 19, 2015

Texas motorcycle cop dies in crash during funeral procession

Officials said the officer, one of two motorcycle officers working the funeral procession, died at a hospital - Full Story
March 18, 2015

SF police kill woman who drove car at cops, hit vehicles

Two plainclothes officers shot and killed a woman who they said was driving erratically and hitting other motorists Tuesday evening - Full Story
March 17, 2015
Calif. suspect spray-paints face in attempt to evade cops

Calif. suspect spray-paints face in attempt to evade cops

23-year-old Jose Espinoza ran from police after being caught with a stolen car - Full Story
March 16, 2015
Ga. officer killed in crash

Ga. officer killed in crash

26-year-old officer was responding to a call when he over-corrected in an attempt to avoid another vehicle - Full Story
March 16, 2015
NY man walks into trooper's car, gets charged with DWI

NY man walks into trooper's car, gets charged with DWI

Blood-alcohol content was 0.18 percent, more than twice the legal limit - Full Story
March 15, 2015

Fla. police cars torched in targeted attack

The pre-dawn attacks were not the first ones this year - Full Story
March 15, 2015

Video: Utah cops rescue infant from car in frigid river

A fisherman spotted the car March 7, the day after it hit a cement barrier on a bridge and careened into the river in Spanish Fork - Full Story
March 13, 2015
Carjack victim describes harrowing ride with Boston bombers

Carjack victim describes harrowing ride with Boston bombers

Prosecutors said shortly before the carjacking, the Tsarnaev brothers shot MIT Officer Sean Collier in a failed attempt to steal his gun - Full Story



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