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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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July 17, 2014
NJ police officer killed in crash

NJ police officer killed in crash

Officer Christopher Goodell was operating radar when a truck went onto the shoulder of the road and struck his parked car - Full Story
July 15, 2014

Tough Va. DUI laws lead to drop in crashes, deaths

Ten years ago, local lawmakers looked at a high-profile DUI case, listened to law enforcement and said, "Enough is enough" - Full Story
July 14, 2014

Video: Traffic stop turns to scuffle between Miami cop, IA lieutenant

Police are unsure what caused the confrontation, but the Internal Affairs lieutenant offered identification before exiting the vehicle - Full Story
July 14, 2014
Video: 4 Chicago officers injured in park melee

Video: 4 Chicago officers injured in park melee

Officers were injured and a squad car was damaged when a fight broke out and bottles were thrown among a large crowd that had gathered for a concert - Full Story
July 14, 2014
2 officers, 6 others hurt as NC pursuit ends in wreck

2 officers, 6 others hurt as NC pursuit ends in wreck

One person was seriously injured and had to be airlifted to the hospital - Full Story
July 14, 2014

Door malfunction sends corpse into busy roadway

Coroner says a transport vehicle that dropped a corpse onto a busy roadway was to have been taken out of service later this month and replaced - Full Story
July 13, 2014

Trending topics: When the drunk become dangerous

By PoliceOne Staff Dealing with the drunk is a situation mostly defined by its sheer unpredictability.... - Full Story
July 13, 2014
NJ officer shot to death by robbery suspect

NJ officer shot to death by robbery suspect

Gunman shot Officer Melvin Santiago in the head shortly after he and his partner arrived at a 24-hour Walgreens - Full Story
July 11, 2014

Fla. man tells cops he stole pickup to find stolen four-wheeler

A man arrested after he was caught inside a Ford F-150 pickup that didn't belong to him offered an explanation for his actions - Full Story
July 11, 2014

No charges for officers in pursuit, shooting near Capitol

Prosecutors who spent months investigating the shooting of Miriam Carey said that officers from the Secret Service and the Capitol Police did not use excessive force - Full Story



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Vehicle Incidents and Issues Columnists

10-8: Life on the Line 10-8: Life on the Line
with Charles Remsberg
10-43: Be Advised... 10-43: Be Advised...
with Doug Wyllie, PoliceOne Editor in Chief