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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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Arkansas police to try hybrid fleet despite mixed results

By Ginny Laroe Arkansas Democrat-GazetteLITTLE ROCK, Ark. — When a thief in a stolen hybrid car... - Full Story

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EVOC training best practices, revisited Travis Yates - Police Driving:
Safety Behind the Wheel

EVOC training best practices, revisited

In EVOC Training Best Practices, we discussed the importance of mandatory training and in particular, whether or not tha... - Full Story

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Fatal fatigue Betsy Brantner Smith - Survival Insights

Fatal fatigue

As I’ve been traveling around the country lately, meeting and talking with so many of you, the co... - Full Story

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Wash. deputy dies after patrol car crash with elk

Seattle TimesCHEHALIS, Wash. — The Lewis County sheriff's office has identified the deputy killed... - Full Story

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Miami officer gets surgery in patrol car after crash

By Jose Pagliery Miami HeraldMIAMI, Fla. — A predawn crash Tuesday on the Don Shula Expressway... - Full Story

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N.Y. officer in critical condition after crash

By Jay Rey Buffalo NewsBUFFALO, N.Y. — A Buffalo police officer remains in critical condition at... - Full Story

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Detroit police chase leaves one dead, one injured

Associated PressDETROIT — Authorities say one person has died after a fiery crash in Detroit in... - Full Story

Tips

Control lighting inside your unit to protect your night vision

At night, avoid bright white light inside your patrol car. Turning on your overhead dome light moments... - Full Story

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Calif. police investigate pursuit, crash that killed 8

By Tracie Cone Associated PressDINUBA, Calif. — Carlos and Jennifer Salazar had piled their five... - Full Story

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Car fleeing Calif. police hits pickup, killing 8

By Evelyn Nieves Associated PressSAN FRANCISCO — A stolen car fleeing from police ran a stop sign... - Full Story



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