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Video: California Motor Officer Dies After Crash

October 1, 2014
A 28-year-old Covina (Calif.) PD motorcycle officer died after a traffic collision Tuesday afternoon that sent another motorist to the hospital.

California Motor Officer Dies After Crash

October 1, 2014

On Tuesday just before 2 p.m., Officer Jordan Corder of the Covina (Cailf.) Police Department was traveling southbound on Citrus Avenue when his motorcycle collided with a Honda CR-V that was turning left. The officer was in pursuit of a motorcyclist who fled and has not been located. Read More.

Wife of Florida Officer Killed Escorting Obama Sues

May 29, 2014
Jupiter Police Officer Bruce St. Laurent died during a 2012 visit by Obama to Florida.

LAPD Motor Officer Dies from Crash Injuries

April 10, 2014
A Los Angeles motorcycle officer, who was struck this past weekend in Sun Valley by a driver allegedly under the influence of drugs, has died, department officials said Wednesday.

Updated: Mass. Motor Officer Dies in Crash

April 1, 2014
A Plymouth (Mass.) Police officer on a police motorcycle died in a crash in Plymouth Tuesday afternoon.

Colo. Sgt. Killed on Motorcycle in Head-on Collision

January 28, 2014
A motorcycle officer with the Jefferson County (Colo.) Sheriff's Office was killed while on patrol Sunday at 10:05 a.m., after being struck by a car that crossed double yellow lines to illegally pass. Sgt. David Baldwin was a military veteran in the U.S. Air Force as well as a highly decorated 27-year veteran of the agency.

Ala. Officer Who Resigned Over Drag Racing Video Reinstated

November 14, 2013
The Montgomery (Ala.) Police Department is confirming that the motorcycle officer who was captured on video drag racing with a private citizen will get his job back.

3 Students Injured when Calif. Officer's Rifle Discharges at School

October 24, 2013
Chino, Calif., police are investigating how and why an officer’s AR-15 accidently discharged, injuring three students, during Red Ribbon Week activities Wednesday morning at Newman Elementary School, the Inland Valley Daily Bulletin reports.

Quicker Response to Active Shooters

October 16, 2013

Despite its traditional mission, I always thought our motor unit could assume a more tactical posture and play less of a support role, especially when responding to school shootings. Since motors are such a specialized unit, it is easier to pull them off of their primary missions and redirect them whenever necessary.

Calif. Motor Officer Dies In Collision

September 23, 2013
Laguna Beach (Calif) Police Officer Jon Coutchie died in a head-on crash with a pickup truck while responding to a speeding motorist on Saturday evening.

Detroit Officer Collapses at Motorcycle Competition

September 17, 2013
Officer Rodney Jones, 49, had just celebrated 28 years serving the department. Jones was also an executive board member of the Detroit Police Officers Association.

Fla. Motor Cop Struck By Lightning

June 27, 2013
Officer Deglys Chavarria, 27, was heading south on North Roosevelt Boulevard at Palm Avenue when he was struck by the bolt, reports the Key West Citizen.

Calif. Officer Injured In Crash with Texting Teen

May 30, 2013
A Chula Vista (Calif.) Police motor officer was seriously injured in a chain-reaction crash Wednesday likely caused by an inattentive teenage driver who was sending text messaging.

Tips for Joining the Motor Unit

May 30, 2013
Do you want to be distinguished as the top 0.2% of law enforcement? If you are a female and make it into your agency's motor unit, you will be.

Skidcar Introduces Skidbike for Police Motorcycle Trainers

May 17, 2013
Skidcar System Inc. introduced the Skidbike tool for law enforcement motorcycle training at its annual conference in Las Vegas, according to the company.

Video: Boy Questions Vegas Cop, Encounter Goes Viral

May 8, 2013
In the video clip, Jeremy Drew can be seen questioning the unidentified officer, who had illegally parked his police motorcycle on a sidewalk to purchase a drink.

Vegas Cop's Encounter with 12 Year Old

May 8, 2013

A 12-year-old boy's questioning of a Las Vegas Metro Police officer went viral this week, when he posted a YouTube video of the encounter. Read the full story here.

Struck D.C. Motor Cop Waited 20 Minutes for Ambulance

March 25, 2013
A Metropolitan (D.C.) Police motor officer struck by a vehicle was finally picked up by a Prince George's County ambulance 20 minutes after the accident, a delay that has prompted discipline of city personnel.

A New Era of Gear for Motor Cops

January 23, 2013
A group of motorcycle equipment companies are providing next-gen gear including Kevlar apparel, modular helmets, and Touring boots that better protects motor officers from the hazards of two-wheel enforcement.

Va. Motor Cop Killed In Fiery Crash

December 31, 2012
Prince William County (Va.) Police Officer Chris Yung was killed in a fiery wreck Monday afternoon on Va. 28 near Piper Lane just outside Manassas.
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