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Mobile Meth Lab Driver Shoots Himself During Indiana Trooper's Vehicle Stop

July 27, 2010
A 24-year-old man operating a methamphetamine lab out of his 1995 Dodge Intrepid shot himself in the head, after Indiana State Trooper Caleb Anderson pulled him over in a Walgreen's parking lot.

Ohio Officer Punched During Traffic Stop

July 27, 2010

An Ohio man was arrested for allegedly attacking a police officer during a traffic stop. Eric German faces charges including assault on a police officer and resisting arrest. The officer was hospitalized after the incident. Video via YouTube (Associated Press).

Shots Fired: Bozeman, Montana 06/02/2006

July 26, 2010

Gottfried had made threats to his ex-girlfriend that he would kill her and any cop that tried to come between them. Lt. McLane didn't know that when he pulled him over for speeding.

Arizona Man Gets 115 Years for Shooting Female Cop

July 21, 2010
On Tuesday Aaron Baka Lopez, 37, was sentenced to 115 years in prison for shooting and wounding Officer Jennifer Moore of the Phoenix Police Department in 2008.

Anchorage Officer Radioed for Help After Vehicle-Stop Shooting

June 9, 2010
The officer, who has not been identified, was able to give additional information to other officers at the scene and at the hospital where she is now being treated.

The Little Things

May 6, 2010
I kept thinking back to the way he'd positioned himself. Perhaps most impressive was the fact that he appeared to be a veteran officer who hadn't allowed himself a degree of complacency.

Searching Rides: Dirty and Dangerous

April 29, 2010
The less inclined you are to search something in a vehicle you've stopped, the better the odds that you should. Diapers and sanitary napkins have been used to store narcotics.

Why Are Cops Dragged to Death?

April 15, 2010
Even if an officer is able to get a pretty good grip, the driver can try to scrape the officer's ass off by brushing up against oncoming traffic or fixed objects on the opposite side of the street.

Houston Cop Killer Convicted In Officer's Death

April 7, 2010
During the trial, testimony described Mabry running from Abernethy after a traffic stop and then ambushing the 11-year veteran from behind a wall. The gunman then walked up to the wounded officer and shot him in the head at close range.

Baltimore Officers Shot During Traffic Stop Expected to Fully Recover

March 22, 2010
Two Baltimore officers with about a year of patrol experience shot it out with a suspect Sunday evening while searching a Chevrolet Caprice in East Baltimore.

Blood-Alcohol Screening Device

February 26, 2010
The Promi-Check is a new low-cost solution for field screening of BAC. While it is not designed for evidentiary disposition, it can be used as an investigative tool to confirm alcohol consumption.

S.C. Officer's Body Armor Helped Him Survive Shooting

February 23, 2010
A Cheraw (S.C.) police officer's ballistic vest likely saved his life, after he was struck by two bullets from the gun of a suspect who he had pursued after stopping his vehicle.

Shooter Uses High-Powered Rifle to Kill Georgia Officer

February 16, 2010
Lt. Mike Vogt was ambushed as he drove down a dirt road. He was able to reverse for about 50 yards and call for help, before his patrol car came to a stop.

Two Charged In Arizona Lieutenant's Fatal Shooting

February 4, 2010
Two men have been charged in the shooting death of a Gilbert (Ariz.) police lieutenant who pulled over their work truck a week ago for an obscured license plate.

Michigan Man Kills Himself After Holding Deputy at Gunpoint

January 29, 2010
A 23-year-old man on probation for a weapons offense shot and killed himself on a Michigan roadway, after a tense stand-off with an officer who had pulled him over.

Wounded Florida Deputy Sues State

November 17, 2009
Maury Hernandez, the Broward Sheriff's Office deputy who defied the odds by surviving a gun shot to the head during a traffic stop gone awry, is suing the Florida Department of Corrections for negligence.

Idaho Officers Shoot, Kill Reputed Gang Member

September 1, 2009
Mario Armando Vasquez was shot to death early Sunday morning along Garrity Boulevard in Nampa at the end of a pursuit that led Idaho State Police from west Boise to Nampa.

On-Body Video

July 10, 2009

A decade ago in-car video was experimental. Now in-car video is standard for most patrol cars. The next evolution of patrol video—the on-body system—is already in the field and gaining in popularity. This editorial titled "The All Seeing Eye" explains why you will want to wear a video camera on duty. The editorial appeared in the June 2009.

Vehicle Searches: Incident to Arrest

June 1, 2009

After Apr. 19, officers and agencies could incur liability for vehicle searches incident to arrest that do not fall within the Gant guidelines.

Minnesota Cops Who Stopped for Gas Bust Motorist Pulling in with "Cooking" Meth Lab

May 7, 2009
A search of the vehicle revealed an overwhelming odor of ammonia. Drug paraphernalia, containers and other items were located "that confirmed the presence of a methamphetamine lab," said West Hennepin Public Safety Director Ray McCoy.
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