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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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Mo. officer struck, killed by suspect's SUV

Officer Evan Burns was struck and killed by the driver of a stolen vehicle - Full Story

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Flight from police wasn't Ore. man's first

Roy Fritts' second getaway attempt stalled because he couldn't drive a stick shift - Full Story

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Video: UK cops hit by car while chasing looters

Two officers were knocked to the ground when a car approached them at high speed - Full Story

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Old ambulance becomes police 'special response' vehicle

Old ambulance becomes police 'special response' vehicle

The department recently purchased the vehicle for $5,000 from the township's Fire Department - Full Story

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Video: Police chase shirtless man on forklift

Police say Timothy Raines stole his equipment from a construction site - Full Story

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DPS Officer killed in head-on crash

Sixty-three-year-old Corporal John Kendall crossed over the median - Full Story

Columns

A vehicle pursuit is actually an unlawful flight Lt. Dan Marcou - Blue Knights

A vehicle pursuit is actually an unlawful flight

United States Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy recently stated that vehicular flight from a law enforcement officer invites, even demands, pursuit - Full Story

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School bus driver fired after helping cops

George Daw was driving during a hailstorm when he saw the unmarked police car filling with water - Full Story

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Video: Texas cop uses patrol car to stop runaway SUV

"I thought I was going to die. I really did," the driver said - Full Story

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NC Probation Officer killed in car crash

Jeff Settle, 29, had been working with the DOC since 1993 - Full Story



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