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VA Officer Escapes Serious Injury in Traffic-Stop Collision
Dashcam video captured when a Virginia officer was caught in the middle of a violent collision between a car he had stopped and one that careened out-of-control.
May 3, 2023
Dashcam Captures Close Call for WY Trooper
The video, released by the highway patrol through social media, shows the trooper at an accident scene with a vehicle in a snowy median. As he walks back along the edge of the road a truck careens past the left side of his cruiser.
February 22, 2023
Videos Released of OIS During Response to Shooting of Off-Duty Chicago Officer
Officers located and began to converge on the suspect vehicle and two officers approached the vehicle while giving verbal commands. The individual driving the suspected vehicle began to flee and one officer discharged his firearm, without striking the subject.
November 10, 2022
Mob Attacks IL Trooper’s Car and Shatters Windshield
The Illinois State Police (ISP) released dashcam video of a large mob swarming a trooper’s car in Chicago and shattering the windshield with the trooper inside.
July 6, 2022
KS Trooper Honored for Heroics, Dashcam Captured Close Call
As he was helping one motorist who had spun out and was trapped in the middle of the road. Dashcam video shows Koenig having to run down a hill to avoid being hit by a semi-truck traveling on the shoulder.
March 25, 2022
UT Trooper Stops Wrong-Way Driver with Patrol Vehicle
The SUV attempted to swerve around the patrol car. The trooper used the front of his car to impact the driver’s side of the SUV, causing it to come to a stop.
February 24, 2022
Axon's New In-Car Camera Features ALPR
“This breakthrough technology is a game changer for in-car cameras,” says Blake Bullock, director of Axon Fleet. “We've substantially elevated the simple in-car dash camera to one that can automatically and simultaneously scan plates across multiple lanes of traffic at closing speeds up to 140 mph.
June 30, 2021
Point of Law
Former WV Trooper Acquitted of Federal Charges in Use of Force Case
A federal judge has acquitted a former West Virginia State Police trooper in a case alleging excessive force.
December 24, 2019
Video: Texas Officer Removes Carton from Skunk's Head, Takes Off Running
An officer with the White Oak (TX) Police Department can be seen on dash camera video carefully approaching a skunk that had a food container stuck on its head.
December 5, 2019
Video: GA Officers Rescue Man from Tracks Just Before Train Hits Car
Unable to rouse him, officers pulled a driver from his vehicle moments before a train hit the car, which was parked on the railroad tracks. Cobb County (GA) Police Department officers posted video of the rescue on the department's Facebook page.
September 26, 2019
Point of Law
Florida Recordings of Mass Shootings No Longer Public Record
The bill applies to government photo, audio, and video recordings that show the deaths of three or more people, not including the perpetrator, in an incident of mass violence.
May 24, 2019
Video: Georgia Officer Dragged by Suspected DUI Driver
An officer with the Alpharetta Department of Public Safety was dragged by a suspected DUI driver earlier this month. The department released dash-cam video on Wednesday.
April 11, 2019
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