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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 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

Columns

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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Study: Red light cameras cut fatal crashes

Reduced the rate of fatal crashes by 24 percent in 14 large cities - Full Story

Columns

The 'conspiracy of safety' continues Betsy Brantner Smith - Survival Insights

The 'conspiracy of safety' continues

Only in Stephen King novels does the tractor actually turn on the farmer and try to kill him, but we run toward the shots — it's what crime fighters do - Full Story



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Vehicle Incidents and Issues Columnists

Police Driving: Safety Behind the Wheel Police Driving: Safety Behind the Wheel
with Travis Yates
Topics & Tactics for Law Enforcement Topics & Tactics for Law Enforcement
with Scott Buhrmaster