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.
One suspect is dead and another has been captured following the ambush murder of a suburban officer. Sgt. Joseph Bergeron was gunned down while responding to a carjacking, and a second cop was injured during the manhunt. - Full Story