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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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News

Handcuffed prostitute flees in stolen police car

The just-arrested woman got into the front seat and drove away - Full Story

Columns

Vehicle stop and checkpoint tactics: A safety mnemonic Thane Gallagher - Patrolling the Border

Vehicle stop and checkpoint tactics: A safety mnemonic

If the criminal element is on the freeway, chances are pretty good that someone from Border Patrol is likely to encounter it - Full Story

News

Video: Runaway police cruiser crashes into cars

Officer failed to put his patrol car in park when he jumped out to chase a group of fleeing juveniles - Full Story

News

Texas officer accidentally hits, kills 2-year-old

Child had wandered into street; Officer placed on leave - Full Story

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Detroit cop injured by wrong-way driver

Officer Charles Armor, a 17-year-veteran, is listed in serious condition with internal bleeding and broken bones - Full Story

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Detroit cop injured by wrong-way driver

Detroit cop injured by wrong-way driver

Officer Charles Armor, a 17-year-veteran, is listed in serious condition with internal bleeding and broken bones. The suspect who hit him is in custody. (PoliceOne Image)
Bystanders 'beat up' the violator

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Off-duty cop dies when car plunges into river

Philadelphia Sgt. Stephen Naughton, 55, had just left work at police headquarters - Full Story

Exclusives

Police ambushes and seatbelts: The debate continues

Police ambushes and seatbelts: The debate continues

Comments like "I'm afraid of an ambush" and "I may have to exit the car quickly" are by far the biggest reasons used for not wearing seatbelts. - Full Story

Columns

Police ambushes and seatbelts: The debate continues Travis Yates - Police Driving:
Safety Behind the Wheel

Police ambushes and seatbelts: The debate continues

Comments like "I'm afraid of an ambush" and "I may have to exit the car quickly" are by far the biggest reasons used for not wearing seatbelts. - Full Story



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Vehicle Incidents and Issues Columnists

Topics & Tactics for Law Enforcement Topics & Tactics for Law Enforcement
with Scott Buhrmaster
Police Driving: Safety Behind the Wheel Police Driving: Safety Behind the Wheel
with Travis Yates