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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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Police: Trooper didn't cause fatal crash

Police: Trooper didn't cause fatal crash

Illinois State Police issued a statement that an officer accused of cutting off two motorcycles - causing a crash - was not responsible for the death of one of the drivers. Dash cam evidence

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Police: Ill. trooper did not cause fatal crash

Accounts of a fatal motorcycle crash in Chicago differ; police statement says officer acted appropriately - Full Story

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Ill. cop saves motorcycle crash victim

A police officer from the Kane County town of Campton Hills is credited with saving the life of a motorcyclist - Full Story

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Minn. officer fatally shoots suspected armed robber

The stolen car in which the suspect was a passenger crashed into a house - Full Story

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Police shoot hostage-taker in China bus standoff

Police pulled over the bus as it crossed the Yangtze River after receiving a bulletin from authorities - Full Story

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Video: Patrol car stops suspect's truck

The suspect threatened to kill a sheriff and other county officials, police said - Full Story

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Deputy killed in crash remembered as loving dad

Mark Scianna, 49, was the father of a special-needs boy - Full Story

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Man reports own parking violation to Conn. police

Authorities say Andes first called police at 2 a.m. and yelled at a dispatcher - Full Story

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Video: SUV slams squad car head-on

The deputy inside suffered just minor injuries - Full Story

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Video captures deputy's fatal pursuit

Video captures deputy's fatal pursuit

Just-released surveillance footage shows officers' pursuit of a wrong-way driver that ended in two separate crashes and the death of a deputy. Heartbreaking outcome



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