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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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Video: Lightning strike narrowly misses Miss. cop

Sgt. Mark Rodriguez witnessed the powerful display of mother nature as he was driving his patrol car through a storm - Full Story


Video: Texas cops hurt after suicidal man causes car to explode

A man and two officers were injured Tuesday after the man intentionally set his car on fire - Full Story


Texas cops disciplined over tactics in high-profile pursuit

Officer has been removed from the SWAT team and a second cop has been stripped of his badge and gun while the department investigates - Full Story


Off-duty DC cop shot in Mich.

Officer was shot at a stoplight early Monday - Full Story


NJ trooper killed after patrol car strikes deer

27-year-old trooper Anthony Raspa and his partner were patrolling when they struck a deer and ran off the road - Full Story


3 suspects captured after Okla. cop shot in head

Officer is recovering from non-life threatening wounds - Full Story


2 Fla. K-9s found dead in officer's vehicle

Handler apparently left them in his vehicle after returning to his home from work - Full Story


Calif. hostage situation ends peacefully when suspect surrenders

Incident began when police in cruisers and helicopter pursued a man in a stolen car until he crashed - Full Story


GPS leads pair to Pa. police station, both charged with DUI

Officers told the pair they were in a restricted area and administered a field sobriety test - Full Story


Bystander takes down suspect who ran from Va. trooper

Witnesses say a Good Samaritan tackled the suspect, allowing the pursuing trooper to catch up and arrest him - Full Story

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