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Video: Ore. Cop Halts Pursuit with Spike Strips

December 07, 2012  | 

VIDEO: Spike Strip Success In Portland

A Portland Police Bureau officer stopped a high-speed pursuit by deploying spike strips and narrowly dodging the suspect's oncoming vehicle.

Richard Millican, 35, was arrested after he crashed a 2000 Cadillac DeVille into a small tree and van in a residential yard. Police pursued the speeding DeVille at 1:22 a.m. on Nov. 30. Millican also ran a stop sign, reports the Oregonian.

Dash-cam footage shows the officer tossing the spike strips and narrowly escaping the vehicle, reports KATU.

Police recovered methamphetamines from the vehicle.

Tags: Vehicle Pursuits, Portland Police Bureau, Spike Strips


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S.Ss @ 12/11/2012 6:37 AM

Good job officer. Be careful out there.

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