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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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Rolling meth labs on rise in Ga.

Drug incidents jump 75% and mixing ingredients can lead to explosions - Full Story

Tips

Avoid multi-tasking behind the wheel

We are all familiar with the dangers of multi-tasking but few of us really understand it. We think that... - Full Story

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Ga. police begin 18-wheeler crash crackdown

Safety Department officers are patrolling I-75 watching for vehicles traveling too closely to commercial trucks and trucks tailing vehicles - Full Story

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Video: Cops end 2-hour Fla. chase

They drove part of the time in oncoming traffic and nearly hit a school bus - Full Story

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Video: Kan. cops release dash-cam footage of deadly chase

By PoliceOne StaffOVERLAND PARK, Kan. — Dash cam video captures a police pursuit early Sunday morning... - Full Story

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Pa. man charged with leaving kids inside car outside casino

Police say 15 children, ranging from 15 months to 15 years, have been left unattended in vehicles by their adult caretakers since June 2010 - Full Story

Videos

Jodi Butts: Border Patrol Driver Training

Betsy Brantner-Smith sits down with Border Patrol Supervisor Agent, Jodi Butts, at the Women in Federal Law Enforcement Conference in Florida. Jodi discusses the number of rescues she does each day as a Border Patrol Officer. She emphasizes the importance of seatbelts, managing speed, managing the terrain, and the different courses they use to train on.

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NM cop dies in three-car auto wreck

Deputy Sheriff Dean Miera survived by his wife, four children, and two grandchildren - Full Story

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Va. police officer crashes into vacant house

The officer was in pursuit of a vehicle "engaged in suspicious activity" on Sunday when he lost control of his cruiser and crashed into the vacant house - Full Story

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4 dead in Calif. highway collision

A CHP officer attempted to push one vehicle with his squad car away from a fully-engulfed vehicle, but was unable to move it - Full Story



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Vehicle Incidents and Issues Columnists

10-43: Be Advised... 10-43: Be Advised...
with Doug Wyllie, PoliceOne Editor in Chief
Police Driving: Safety Behind the Wheel Police Driving: Safety Behind the Wheel
with Travis Yates