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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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Charges: Man begged cops to kill him after fatal crash

After fleeing the scene, he reportedly begged cops to kill him when told that the crash had killed a mother and her two sons - Full Story

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Video: Cops chase teen in stolen dump truck

The 17-year-old boy hit two police cars and reportedly took aim at a third during the pursuit - Full Story

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Stoned Italian driver kills 8 cyclists in wreck

Speeding car plowed head-on into a group of cyclists in southern Italy - Full Story

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Video: Fla. cop shoots window of burning car to save woman

The officer ordered everyone back and fired two shots into the rear passenger window - Full Story

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Video: Man steals car with baby inside, parents rescue

The unidentified man jumped into their running 1997 Pontiac Grand Am and attempted to drive off with 6-month-old girl - Full Story

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Seattle police to tweet stolen car descriptions

Will publish the color, year, make, model, body style and license plate numbers - Full Story

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Drunk-to-keep-warm defense works for DWI suspect

Says he was not intoxicated while driving, but that he was by the time emergency workers arrived more than two hours later - Full Story

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Drugs were in 1 in 5 drivers killed in 2009

The data underscores a growing problem of people driving with drugs in their systems - Full Story

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Editorial: Drinking, driving, and the Holidays

Law enforcement agencies in Texas are determined to keep tragedies from striking this year - 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.)