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.
"Shena Hardin, 32, decided that she didn't have time to wait for one particular bus as it stopped to pick up a disabled child each morning, and repeatedly drove on the sidewalk to get around the bus. But the driver captured her on his camera phone and called the police."
"Boise, Aug. 1, 2012 - Boise Police officers took a test drive today. Not looking for a new car, but looking for the best version of what the department already has. With about 400 employees, Boise Police log some 1.6 million miles a year, with almost all of those miles on the stop and go of city streets." (youtube.com/BoisePolice)