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Colo. Officer Struck, Killed by Drunk Driver

May 29, 2012
Englewood (Colo.) Police Officer Jeremy Bitner has succumbed to injuries suffered when he was struck by a drunk driver during a traffic stop. Officer Bitner passed away Tuesday, a day after he and a motorist were struck by a vehicle.

Fla. Agency Uses Bunny Suit for Seatbelt Enforcement

April 6, 2012
West Palm Beach (Fla.) Police officers used a bunny suit to enforce the state-sponsored "Click It Or Ticket" campaign during a one-day sting earlier this week.

Dancing Filipino Traffic Cop

April 5, 2012

A Filipino traffic cop struts his stuff in Cubao, Quezon City, with Michael Jackson's "Billie Jean" as his soundtrack.

'Batman' Pulled Over In Maryland

March 29, 2012
Montgomery County (Md.) Police officers pulled over the Caped Crusader on Route 29 for driving with "no tags on [the] Batmobile," the agency announced on its Twitter feed.

Kansas Cop Has Recorded 10,000 DUI Arrests

March 19, 2012
Kansas City (Kan.) Police Officer Kenneth Garrett made more than 400 arrests for DUI in 2011 and has racked up more than 10,000 in his 20-year career, making him one of the most prolific drunk-driving enforcers in the country.

Calif. City Gives Up On Red-Light Cameras

March 14, 2012
Glendale, Calif., will end red-light enforcement because it had become a burden on police resources with officers reviewing violations in the field.

Tenn. Trooper Critical After Sleepy Trucker Strikes Cruiser

March 13, 2012
A trucker who fell asleep at the wheel plowed into a Tennessee trooper's parked cruiser early Tuesday, causing it to burst into flames and critically injuring the officer.

Brite-Strike's Traffic Safety Gloves

March 13, 2012

On the palm of each glove is a red stop sign pocket made of this material that holds two LED strips, and on the back of the hand are two green light strips that hold one LED strip each. The combination allows motorists to see the light up to at least one-quarter mile away, and the replaceable lithium batteries last for up to 35 hours.

Brite-Strike: Traffic Safety Gloves

March 13, 2012

LED strips on Brite-Strike's Traffic Safety Gloves make officers visible to motorists even in complete darkness. Source: Brite-Strike

Product Demo: Brite-Strike's APALS

March 13, 2012

Brite-Strike's APALS is a self-adhesive LED light strip designed to improve officer safety during traffic enforcement at night. Source: Brite-Strike

Drugged Driving Rises In California

February 29, 2012
While drunk driving fatalities are on the decline, a California agency this week warned that the number of deadly crashes involving drugged motorists in the state has been steadily increasing over at least four years.

New Orleans Selects Thinkstream Electronic Citation System

February 24, 2012
New Orleans will issue its police officers handheld computers from Thinkstream for an electronic citation system that enables officers to issue tickets to offenders and simultaneously upload those tickets to the city's central database.

LAPD Chief Supports Driver's Licenses For Illegal Immigrants

February 23, 2012
Los Angeles Police Chief Charlie Beck told the Los Angeles Times he supports giving driver's licenses to illegal immigrants as a way to increase safety on the roads.

Streamlight Introduces Night Com UV Light

February 10, 2012
Streamlight Inc. has introduced the compact Night Com UV flashlight that features six UV LEDs to provide ultraviolet light for a variety of detection purposes. The new light also provides a white LED for general and distance use.

Arizona Troopers Pick Kawasaki for Highway Patrol

December 29, 2011
The Arizona Department of Public Safety became the third state law enforcement agency in the western United States to adopt Kawasaki's Concours 14P as its primary motor unit.

1 Officer Killed, 1 Wounded in S.C. Shootout

December 21, 2011
Local police and the Aiken, S.C., community are in mourning today after an Aiken County Public Safety officer is dead and another officer and a suspect were shot Tuesday evening following a traffic stop.

Solar Message Center

December 16, 2011
Stalker Radar's SMC 4000 Mast-Mini Solar Message Center is designed for use in areas where space is limited, such as narrow residential streets.

Mont. Deputy Struck, Killed Directing Traffic

December 15, 2011
The Blaine County (Mont.) Sheriff's Office Undersheriff Patrick Pyette has died after being hit by a vehicle on Route 2 in the northern part of the state.

Gunman's Motive Still Unknown in Va. Tech Cop Killing

December 9, 2011
The Virginia Tech police officer who was shot dead at his parked cruiser was a trained firearms and defense instructor with a specialty in crisis intervention.

Slain Va. Tech Officer was Father of Five

December 8, 2011
Deriek W. Crouse, an Army veteran and married father of five, was killed Thursday after pulling a driver over in a school parking lot. Police said the gunman walked up, shot the officer and then fled on foot before he apparently killed himself nearby. The deceased suspect was not involved in the traffic stop.
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