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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 24, 2011
Anti-fatigue measures could cut cop deaths 15 percent, researcher claims Force Science Institute - Destroying Myths & Discovering Cold Facts

Anti-fatigue measures could cut cop deaths 15 percent, researcher claims

Dr. Bryan Vila, a former 17-year veteran street cop in Los Angeles, says that a mix of poor personal habits and arbitrary agency policies are putting officers at risk - Full Story
March 21, 2011
Study: How cops are dying in vehicles Travis Yates - Police Driving:
Safety Behind the Wheel

Study: How cops are dying in vehicles

Understanding NHTSA's findings on police vehicle crashes - Full Story
March 21, 2011
Cops talk about the new Ford Interceptors (pt. 2) Doug Wyllie, PoliceOne Editor in Chief - 10-43: Be Advised...

Cops talk about the new Ford Interceptors (pt. 2)

Ford recently invited four police officers from around the U.S. and Canada to drive the new Interceptors — PoliceOne caught up with those cops to get their take on the new vehicles for a new three-part series of articles - Full Story
March 07, 2011
Videos: New Ford Interceptor takes on competition Doug Wyllie, PoliceOne Editor in Chief - 10-43: Be Advised...

Videos: New Ford Interceptor takes on competition

At the Ford Arizona Proving Ground, four law enforcers — Officer Terry Bykerk of the Grand Rapids... - Full Story
March 07, 2011
Cops talk about testing the new Ford Interceptors Doug Wyllie, PoliceOne Editor in Chief - 10-43: Be Advised...

Cops talk about testing the new Ford Interceptors

Ford recently invited four police officers from around the U.S. and Canada to drive the new Interceptors — PoliceOne caught up with those cops to get their take on the new vehicles for a new three-part series of articles - Full Story
February 28, 2011
Instruction with in-car video: Putting it into practice Travis Yates - Police Driving:
Safety Behind the Wheel

Instruction with in-car video: Putting it into practice

Last week we looked at some of the possible pitfalls of using video for law enforcement instruction,... - Full Story
February 03, 2011
Guide to NHTSA's 2011 grants Denise Schlegel - Secrets to Getting Police Grants

Guide to NHTSA's 2011 grants

To prepare for these funding opportunities, your department must assess your traffic safety needs now - Full Story
January 31, 2011
The 'conspiracy of safety' continues Betsy Brantner Smith - Survival Insights

The 'conspiracy of safety' continues

Only in Stephen King novels does the tractor actually turn on the farmer and try to kill him, but we run toward the shots — it's what crime fighters do - Full Story
January 17, 2011
When the 'experts' have it all wrong Travis Yates - Police Driving:
Safety Behind the Wheel

When the 'experts' have it all wrong

“A recent high-speed chase to catch a nonviolent criminal raises questions about when it’s... - Full Story
December 20, 2010
An alternative to vehicle pursuits Tim Dees - Police Tech & Gear

An alternative to vehicle pursuits

With StarChase, you just tag the suspect vehicle, then fall back and wait - Full Story



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Vehicle Incidents and Issues Columnists

10-43: Be Advised... 10-43: Be Advised...
with Doug Wyllie, PoliceOne Editor in Chief
Topics & Tactics for Law Enforcement Topics & Tactics for Law Enforcement
with Scott Buhrmaster