FREE e-Newsletter
Important News - Hot Topics
Get them Now!

Search Result: Traffic Stops

Displaying 1  -  20  of  208

Illinois Officer Shot at Traffic Stop, Civilian Shoots at Suspect

September 14, 2018
"We were luckily (sic) enough to have a citizen on the street who's a concealed carry holder and he also engaged in gun fire with this offender who was struck one time and was taken to Cook County Hospital," Supt. Chlada said.

Video: LAPD Releases Video of Officer Shot at Point Blank Range During Traffic Stop

September 11, 2018
The Los Angeles Police Department has released video on YouTube from a July shooting at a traffic stop that left an officer with a gunshot wound to her leg. The agency released the 10-minute video under a new policy that requires such recordings to be made public within 45 days of an officer-involved shooting.

LAPD Releases Video of Officer Shot at Point Blank Range During Traffic Stop

September 11, 2018
The Los Angeles Police Department has released video on YouTube from a July shooting at a traffic stop that left an officer with a gunshot wound to her leg. The agency released the 10-minute video under a new policy that requires such recordings to be made public within 45 days of an officer-involved shooting. More here. 

Toddler Hands New York Trooper a Bag of Drugs During Traffic Stop

September 11, 2018
The New York State Police issued a statement detailing a traffic stop during which a 3-year-old child handed a trooper a bag of marijuana.

California Officer Struck by Car During Felony Traffic Stop

September 7, 2018
A police officer with the Concord (CA) Police Department was struck by a car in Santa Cruz while the officer was attempting to arrest two wanted felons at a traffic stop.

Judge Dismisses Retaliation / Defamation Suit Filed by New Jersey Officer

September 7, 2018
A judge has dismissed a retaliation and defamation lawsuit filed by a former New Jersey police officer who was fired following his arrest of State Assemblyman Paul Moriarty in 2012.

Alabama Trooper Shoots, Kills Man Following Pursuit

September 6, 2018
Alabama's State Bureau of Investigation said that a trooper shot and killed a man following a high speed pursuit that ended on a dead-end road, according to KVVU-TV.

New Jersey Officer Dragged by Car Fleeing Traffic Stop is Uninjured

September 4, 2018
Hank McLaughlin had stopped 37-year-old Antwione Carr and asked the driver to get out of the car after McLaughlin smelled marijuana. When Carr began to roll up his window, McLaughlin reached inside, and was briefly dragged as Carr attempted to flee.

Tech on the Go

September 4, 2018

Using a combination of mobile hardware and law enforcement software, along with newer resources like FirstNet, officers can do their jobs safely and more efficiently.

Helicopter Video Captures Gunfight Between Texas Trooper and Suspect

September 3, 2018
Video of a harrowing incident involving a Texas Department of Public Safety Trooper that occurred in February has just been released. The trooper and a suspect exchanged gunfire following a brief pursuit. The trooper is "recovering and doing well."

Helicopter Video Captures Gunfight Between Texas Trooper and Suspect

September 3, 2018
Video of a harrowing incident involving a Texas Department of Public Safety Trooper that occurred in February has just been released. The trooper and a suspect exchanged gunfire following a brief pursuit. The suspect—later identified as 33-year-old Ernest Manuel Montelongo—subsequently died. The trooper is "recovering and doing well," according to KSAT-TV. More here. 

How to Protect Against Fentanyl Exposure

August 30, 2018

It's important to know what to look for if you suspect contact with fentanyl. Symptoms of opioid overdose include very small "pinpoint" pupils, slow heartbeat or low blood pressure, and being unresponsive.

South Carolina Deputy Injured at Traffic Stop

August 29, 2018
The sheriff's office says Mayberry tried to flee the scene, causing a deputy to reach in the window of his vehicle to stop him. The sheriff says that the vehicle traveled about 20 feet when it went into a ditch and up an embankment, with the deputy's upper body still inside the car. The vehicle then overturned onto the driver's side, pinning the deputy's lower body under the vehicle.

LAPD Arrest NBA Player for Alleged Obstruction During Traffic Stop

August 27, 2018
Former Laker Nick Young—who won an NBA championship with the Golden State Warriors last season—was reportedly arrested for alleged obstruction and delaying a police investigation Friday evening during a traffic stop in Hollywood

Video: Colorado Officers Suspended for Leaking Video of Man's Traffic Stop Tirade

August 23, 2018
When Aurora, CO, police pulled over a man for driving 65 miles per hour in a 50 mph zone, they probably didn't know that the driver was the son of Denver Mayor Michael Hancock. But in an expletive-filled roadside tirade, 22-year-old Jordan Hancock made them fully aware of the relationship. The entire interaction was captured on the body-worn camera. Now, Timmons and Gurley-Lutkin have each received a one-day suspension for the video being leaked.

Security Guard Fired for Filming, Not Helping Texas Officer in Struggle with Suspect

August 23, 2018
The president of the Houston Police Union said in a Tweet that the security guard who captured video on her cell phone of a police officer involved in a violent confrontation with a resistive subject—rather than assist the officer in getting the suspect into custody—has been fired from her job.

Arizona Officer Critically Wounded in Gunfight During Traffic Stop

August 17, 2018
According to ABC-15, a Phoenix police spokesperson said both the officer — who has not yet been named — and suspect were in critical condition on Thursday night.

Video: Suspect Opens Fire on Pennsylvania Troopers During Traffic Stop

August 10, 2018
Trooper Ryan Seiple — who pulled Clary over for speeding in Plainfield Township — was critically wounded in the incident. Kelly suffered a severed femoral artery in the shooting and spent 25 days in the hospital after nearly bleeding to death.

Suspect Opens Fire on Pennsylvania Troopers During Traffic Stop

August 10, 2018
Trooper Ryan Seiple — who pulled Clary over for speeding in Plainfield Township — was critically wounded in the incident. Kelly suffered a severed femoral artery in the shooting and spent 25 days in the hospital after nearly bleeding to death.

Preventing Struck-by-Vehicle Duty Deaths

August 7, 2018

To save the lives of officers who work this country's highways, a culture change needs to happen.

« Previous1234567891011Next »
Police Magazine