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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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Video: Ky. cop dragged during stop

Video: Ky. cop dragged during stop

Gas station surveillance cameras captured a DUI suspect hitting and dragging a Kentucky police officer during a traffic stop. As the officer approached the truck, the driver shifted into reverse. Driver sped off

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NY gov. places scrutiny on police vehicles

Cuomo debating whether the govt. needs to buy, fuel and maintain nearly 60,000 state vehicles - Full Story

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Video: Ky. cop hit, dragged during traffic stop

Suspect later found and charged with assault of a police officer - Full Story

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Doctors and cops: Don't loosen Maine's seat belt law

"I think it is absolutely critical for you to understand the economic consequences" of failing to buckle up, one doctor said - Full Story

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Fargo TV campaign targets texting drivers

Will be paid for with $8,000 from the department's crime prevention budget - Full Story

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NY officer in cruiser hit during traffic stop dies

Nassau County Officer Michael Califano was 12-year veteran - Full Story

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Video: Egyptian police van barrels through crowd of protesters

Graphic video is latest to capture increasingly intense conflict in Cairo - Full Story

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Chicago-area cops unleash snowmobiles

Chicago-area cops unleash snowmobiles

Mounded-up snow has made it difficult for squad cars to respond to calls after a fierce blizzard pounded the Chicago area. "Anybody who needs us, we’ll respond," said one suburban chief. Stranded on the roadway

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Guide to NHTSA's 2011 grants Denise Schlegel - Secrets to Getting Police Grants

Guide to NHTSA's 2011 grants

To prepare for these funding opportunities, your department must assess your traffic safety needs now - Full Story

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Suspect doesn't get far in Wash. cruiser

Cops were responding to a call about a man who was "disturbing residents" - Full Story



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Vehicle Incidents and Issues Columnists

10-8: Life on the Line 10-8: Life on the Line
with Charles Remsberg
Leadership, Technology and Tactics: Themes from the Street Leadership, Technology and Tactics: Themes from the Street
with Lt. Raymond E. Foster, LAPD (ret.)