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Chicago Officer Dragged, Thrown from Vehicle

May 14, 2013
When she approached the vehicle, the driver grabbed her vest and drove off, authorities said. As the vehicle sped away, the officer was thrown from it and tumbled to the ground.

Houston PD's Traffic Enforcement Unit

April 30, 2013
Ten stealth vehicles, including Chevrolet Camaros, have helped this specialized unit issue 100,000 tickets for moving violations a year. The unit also accounts for half the agency's drunk-driving arrests.

13 Ill. Cops Suspended In OT Scheme

April 18, 2013
The Des Plaines (Ill.) Police Department handed out suspensions today to 13 officers who the department said were found to have violated department rules and regulations in connection with an internal investigation into misreporting of DUI arrests to obtain overtime pay from a federally funded grant.

NFL Star Donates Dodge Chargers To Houston PD

March 22, 2013
A Buffalo Bills pass rusher who grew up in the Houston area donated five 2013 Dodge Charger Pursuit cruisers to the Houston Police Department.

Tenn. Troopers Use Heavy Duty Truck To Catch Traffic Scofflaws

March 18, 2013
A group of Tennessee Highway Patrol troopers stationed in Chattanooga have been using a heavy-duty truck to catch traffic scofflaws who text or drink while driving.

High-Definition Imaging

February 8, 2013

One of the nation's most ambitious ALPR programs is in operation in Orange County, Calif. The countywide ALPR effort involves 50 vehicle-mounted ALPR units from Vigilant Solutions spread across 24 agencies.

San Diego Drops Red-Light Cameras

February 5, 2013
San Diego became the latest California city to drop red-light cameras at major intersections, as city officials cited public hostility and no measurable decline in accidents.

Texas Cop Gives $100 To Needy Motorist

December 13, 2012
A Plano (Texas) Police officer tucked a $100 bill into a citation, after a motorist with expired tags told him he chose to feed his family rather than pay his vehicle registration fee.

Ga. Agency Adopts Gtechna's eCitations and LPR Solution

December 4, 2012
The Milledgeville (Ga.) Police Department has implemented a pay-per-ticket electronic citations system with license plate recognition technology provided by Gtechna, the company announced.

Video: Seat-belt Activist Tries To Pull Over Mich. Cop

December 3, 2012
A Michigan seat-belt activist who attempted to pull over a Detroit Police officer is now facing a reckless driving charge. In the video, the officer can be seen smiling as McClain yells at him to pull over.

Seat-belt Activist Tries To Pull Over Mich. Cop

December 3, 2012

A Michigan man attempts to pull over a Detroit Police officer for not wearing his seatbelt. Read the full story here.

Video: Woman Must Wear 'Idiot' Sign for Driving on Sidewalk

November 6, 2012
A Cleveland Municipal Court judge on Monday ordered 32-year-old Shena Hardin to stand at an intersection with a sign stating, "Only an idiot drives on the sidewalk to avoid a school bus."

TC-500B Radar Speed Sign

October 24, 2012
Radarsign's TC-500B is a mobile radar speed sign that is easy to move. The sign is battery powered and has a locking pole mount bracket so that it can be set up on multiple poles or posts.

Driver Cited for Illegally Avoiding School Bus

October 5, 2012

Cleveland Police cited Shena Hardin, 32, after she repeatedly drove onto a sidewalk to avoid stopping for a school bus. The driver captured her on his camera phone and called the police.

Wisconsin Officer Injured After Being Dragged by Teen Driver

September 25, 2012
A Fitchburg, Wis., police officer was injured Monday morning when he was dragged 450 feet, or nearly one city block, by a teenage driver who pinned the officer's arm in his car window and sped off, police said.

Radar Recorder

September 21, 2012
Easy-to-install device being used by departments across the U.S. to end arguments about speeding complaints. IACP Booth #4035.

Beacon Safety System

September 21, 2012
The beacons can be triggered to operate by speed and/or time dependency, and activate only when vehicles exceed a selected speed.

Man Pays $137 Traffic Ticket with Origami Pigs In Donut Boxes

September 15, 2012
A man paid a $137 traffic ticket with 137 pig-shaped origami bills in Dunkin' Donut boxes that frustrated and amused the clerk and officers at the police station.

Police Links: Paddleboarding Patrol

August 31, 2012
As we get ready to say goodbye to summer, it will either make you smile or curse your luck to find out that a California police department has started a standup paddleboarding (SUP) patrol.

Three Ark. Agencies Pick digiTicket Citation System

August 17, 2012
Arkansas law enforcement agencies in Benton, Bryant, and Saline County have adopted Saltus Technologies' digiTicket e-citation system to eliminate lost revenue due to handwriting errors, incorrect court scheduling, and other manual data-input ticket issues.
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