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Miami Motor Cops Injured In Obama Motorcade Crash

June 13, 2013
Two Miami Police motor sergeants escorting President Obama were injured Wednesday evening in a crash apparently caused by an abandoned vehicle.

Video: Sleeping Driver Causes Fla. Cop's Rollover Crash

June 5, 2013
A Jupiter (Fla.) Police officer was injured Sunday when a sleeping driver struck his patrol car, sending him into a tree and rollover crash. Officer Jason Starks was not seriously injured.

Fla. Cop's Rollover Crash

June 5, 2013

A Jupiter (Fla.) Police officer was injured in a rollover crash caused by a civilian who fell asleep at the wheel. The crash was captured on the officer's dash cam. Read the full story here.

2 Minn. Cops Hurt, Suspect Dead In Shooting

May 10, 2013
Two Minneapolis police officers and a suspect were shot following a traffic stop in South Minneapolis on Friday afternoon. The officers were in stable condition but the suspect was dead, police said.

Officer Killed In Crash Along Ariz. Highway

May 7, 2013
An Arizona DPS officer was killed Monday, when an empty tanker truck failed to yield and struck the officer's patrol vehicle. Officer Tim Huffman, a 14-year veteran, was sitting in his patrol car along Interstate 8 near Yuma as a second officer attempted to shut down the highway.

Md. Cop Kills Self While Driving Cruiser

April 29, 2013
Off-duty Bladensburg (Md.) Police Officer Brian Johnson shot himself before crashing into another vehicle on Saturday in Anne Arundel County. He was driving his police cruiser east on Route 100 when he crossed the median and struck a vehicle heading west.

Decorated Fla. Deputy Killed In Wreck

April 26, 2013
A veteran Polk County (Fla.) Sheriff's deputy died Friday morning in his patrol car in an accident in Winter Haven. Master Deputy Joseph "Shane" Robbins, 40, was found unresponsive inside his mangled patrol car.

Okla. Deputy Killed In Two-Vehicle Crash

April 22, 2013
Deputy Douglas Hanna, 44, was driving a marked agency truck when a truck driven by a 17-year-old struck failed to obey a stop sign and struck his vehicle. The teen has not been cited.

La. Assistant Warden Killed In Rainy Wreck

April 15, 2013
An Opelousas (La.) Police assistant warden died when her vehicle left a rain-soaked roadway on her way to work a 12-hour shift early Sunday. Peggy Sylvester, 55, was attempting to pass a vehicle, when she lost control of her department SUV on Highway 31.

Video: Ga. Man Rescues Cop Trapped In Wreck

April 11, 2013
A Fulton County (Ga.) Police officer was pulled out of a wrecked cruiser by a citizen who witnessed a drunk driver strike the cruiser head on and trap the officer.

Ga. Man Rescues Cop Trapped In Wreck

April 11, 2013

A Fulton County (Ga.) Police officer was pulled out of a wrecked cruiser by a citizen who witnessed a drunk driver hit the cruiser head on and trap the officer. Read the full story here.

Video: NYPD Cruiser Rear-Ends Dirt Bike

March 29, 2013
A New York Police Department squad car pursuing two men on an illegal motorcycle accidentally rear-ended the dirt bike, killing one and injuring the second man. That man is now suing the department.

Illinois Trooper Killed In Fiery Crash

March 29, 2013
An Illinois trooper died after a big rig struck his patrol car late Thursday causing the two vehicles to burst into flames. Trooper James Sauter, 28, was in his patrol car at the time on Interstate 294 heading south near Willow Road in Downer's Grove.

NYPD Cruiser Rear-Ends Dirt Bike

March 29, 2013

A NYPD squad car pursuing two men on an illegal motorcycle accidentally rear-ended the dirt bike, killing one and injuring the second man. That man is now suing the department. Read the full story here.

N.H. Det. Fired, Charged In Hit-and-Run

March 26, 2013
A fired Manchester (N.H.) Police detective faces criminal charges after he allegedly lied to investigators about his involvement in a hit-and-run accident in nearby Bedford.

Teen Strikes Cop's Car To Escape Kidnapper

March 26, 2013
A female juvenile being forced to drive from New Jersey to Philadelphia crashed into a marked unit parked on the Ben Franklin Bridge, which led to the arrest of the suspected kidnapper.

Calif. Correctional Officer, K-9 Killed In Rollover

March 25, 2013
Sgt. Gilbert Cortez and his search dog, Mattie, died Monday in a single-vehicle crash in San Diego County. They were on the way to search inmates for drugs and other contraband at La Cima Fire Camp.

Ariz. Deputy Recovering After Triple Rollover

March 12, 2013
An Arizona deputy sheriff is recovering, after rolling over his Chevrolet Tahoe police vehicle while responding to a call of a gas leak at a family's home. Santa Cruz County Sheriff's Deputy Jorge Ainza became trapped inside his vehicle early Saturday.

Dallas Chief: Typing While Driving Prohibited

March 11, 2013
Dallas Police officers may type on mobile dashboard computers only in emergency situations. The prohibition on using MDCs isn't specifically spelled out in the Dallas PD's standard operating procedures.

Ark. Deputy Dies In Rollover Crash

March 4, 2013
A veteran Sebastian County (Ark.) Sheriff's deputy died after his patrol car flipped into a ditch along Highway 96 in Lavaca early Saturday.
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