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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: Police, bystanders lift car off pinned child

A 6-year-old boy was hit Wednesday morning in front of his school - Full Story


Video: Driver tries to pass, crashes into police car

Dashcam from Czech police car shows Audi plowing head-on into patrol - Full Story


Video: Officer rescue with vehicle

In an open area, sometimes a vehicle must be used to rescue a downed officer. Betsy Brantner Smith explains how to get the officer into the car while still providing cover. - Full Story Secure - Law Enforcement Only


Video: Dash cam shows burning semi rescue

The officers will receive the Dept. of Public Safety's Medal of Valor - Full Story


Video: Cruiser accident interrupts Mich. pursuit

Seen on dash cam, the chase involved patrol cars from multiple law enforcement agencies - Full Story


The evolution of the squad car

The evolution of the squad car

There are so many important factors to consider when thinking about a patrol vehicle for your agency - Full Story


Iowa state trooper killed in car crash

Iowa state trooper killed in car crash

For unknown reasons the patrol car left the roadway, landed in a field - Full Story


Wreck unnoticed for 2 days; 1 dead, 1 injured

Trooper Dean Patterson says Kentucky State Police were called out to the scene - Full Story


Preventative Maintenance for your Fleet

Sgt. George Brinzey discusses preventative maintenance for your fleet.

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