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.
Ford Motor Co. wants to remain the top gun in the U.S. police car market with a new Police Interceptor sedan, but its competitors are in hot pursuit. Here's more info about the coolest new police cars coming to a department near you. - Full Story
While dashboard computers, radios, and cellphones are widely seen as distractions, thousands of officers are required to use them, sometimes at high speeds, while weaving through traffic. How can cops avoid tragedy behind the wheel? - Full Story