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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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Columns

5 things to improve squad car safety Travis Yates - Police Driving:
Safety Behind the Wheel

5 things to improve squad car safety

Our profession has done a terrible job regarding car interior safety, and we need to remedy it - Full Story

News

NM officer killed in crash

NM officer killed in crash

A Rio Rancho police officer died in a single-vehicle crash while en route to a call of an assault - Full Story

Videos

Ohio pursuit ends in bar crash, 12 injured

At least a dozen people were injured when a stolen truck crashed into a bar while being pursued by police.

News

Ohio pursuit ends in bar crash, 12 injured

At least a dozen people were injured when a stolen truck crashed into a bar while being pursued by police - Full Story

Videos

Ariz. officer improving after collision in OIS

Police identified suspect as Jeremy Bustos, 43, and said he was rushed to a hospital along with an Avondale police officer who was injured in the collision.

News

Video: Ariz. officer improving after collision in fatal OIS

Police identified suspect as Jeremy Bustos, 43, and said he was rushed to a hospital along with an Avondale police officer who was injured in the collision - Full Story

Columns

5 key factors about ‘looming’ and officer safety from violent attackers Doug Wyllie, PoliceOne Editor in Chief - 10-43: Be Advised...

5 key factors about ‘looming’ and officer safety from violent attackers

Ever notice how a picket fence along the road appears to be racing by at a blur immediately to your three or nine o’clock, but that same fence directly ahead of you barely appears to be moving at all? This is an illustration of how the eyes and brain use motion to assist us in judging speed and distance, including issues of “looming” - Full Story

Columns

P1 Photo of the Week: Sunrise PoliceOne Members - Photo of the Week

P1 Photo of the Week: Sunrise

(PoliceOne Image) This week's photo of the week comes from Officer Tom Psalidas with the Glenda... - Full Story

News

Ariz. police shoot man with machete, officer seriously injured

Police shot machete-wielding man after chasing him in a stolen truck he rammed into a police patrol car, seriously injuring an officer - Full Story

Videos

Wis. chief breaks down role of MRAP in department

Madison Police Chief Mike Koval speaks on the role of an MRAP in his department. The vehicle acquired from the military has been the subject of controversy for months after the department accepted it.



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Vehicle Incidents and Issues Columnists

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with Lt. Raymond E. Foster, LAPD (ret.)
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with Charles Remsberg