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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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Take precautions with helmets

If you stop a motorcycle rider, snowmobiler or other driver who might be wearing a crash helmet, make... - Full Story Secure - Law Enforcement Only

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Stolen Calif. patrol car recovered after hour chase

By Beatriz E. Valenzuela Daily Press - Victorville (California) LUCERNE VALLEY, Calif. — Erratic... - Full Story

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PoliceOne Member Photo of the Week: Snow storm trooper

Just another day on patrol. -45 F with ice fog. Ice fog is any kind of fog where the water droplets... - Full Story Secure - Law Enforcement Only

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Injured Pa. officer describes road rage of driver who almost killed him

By Joseph A. Slobodzian Philadelphia InquirerPHILADELPHIA — The howl of a revving automobile engine.... - Full Story Secure - Law Enforcement Only

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Texas officer recounts brush with death after on duty motorcycle accident

By Wendy Hundley Dallas Morning NewsFLOWER MOUND, Texas — Police Officer Kevin Schmidt walks with... - Full Story Secure - Law Enforcement Only

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Family of slain Ga. officer seeks justice 6 years after his death

By Steve Visser Atlanta Journal-ConstitutionATLANTA — Renalda Blount is plain worn out waiting... - Full Story

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Trooper who hit suspect with patrol car charged

By Rick Brundrett The StateCOLUMBIA, S.C. — A state trooper seen on video hitting a fleeing suspect... - Full Story Secure - Law Enforcement Only

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Guns stolen from sheriff's patrol car

Editor's note: In a few recent incidents, guns, ammo, and other weapons have been stolen from patrol... - Full Story

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Texas welder crafts police assault vehicle

By Marty Toohey Austin American-Statesman Killeen SWAT team and the new Peacekeeper vehicle. (Photo:... - Full Story Secure - Law Enforcement Only

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N.Y. cops pair up to solve vehicle shortage

By William Murphy NewsdayNEW YORK — Nassau police have a shortage of marked patrol cars, sometimes... - Full Story Secure - Law Enforcement Only



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