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WV Trooper Shot Searching for Gunman, Suspect Dead

It began when Pocahontas County, WV, Sheriff J.P. Barlow was investigating a single-vehicle crash and was shot at by a man with a rifle Monday.

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German Police Set Up Fake Traffic Collision to Test Citizen Response

Police in Germany wanted to discover how many people would stop to help victims of a roadside crash, so they set up a fake accident scene complete with two victims made to appear to be badly injured.

MD Officer Used Pistol to Break Car Window, Accidentally Shot Driver

The officer, Todd Archer, will not be criminally charged, according to authorities, but he remains under administrative investigation by the Montgomery Police Department’s Internal Affairs Division.

Video: 3 NJ Officers Struck, Injured in Motorcycle Hit-and-Run

Three Union City, NJ, police officers were struck as two motorcycles barreled through an earlier accident scene Wednesday evening.

3 NJ Officers Struck, Injured in Motorcycle Hit-and-Run

Three Union City, NJ, police officers were struck as two motorcycles barreled through an earlier accident scene Wednesday evening. More Here.

TruPulse 200X + TruAngle + QuickMap 3D

Who needs a million points and the high expense of scanners? Collect only the points you need and use the computer you already have at a fraction of the cost.

High-Tech Crash Reconstruction

Increased accuracy in measurements and calculations helps ensure that officers have better information for court, which can put away reckless drivers and make roads safer for everyone. Here are some examples of how law enforcement officers are using digital tools to investigate traffic accidents.

EdgeFX

VS Visual Statement Inc. is the developer of EdgeFX, the industry leader in crash and crime reconstruction software.

Laser Mapping System

Laser Technology added new components to its mapping package for crash scene investigations that includes an LTI TruPulse 200X laser, BAP data collector, and TruAngle device.

NYPD's Collision Investigation Squad

In March, the NYPD revamped its Highway Division Accident Investigation Squad, beefing up staffing, adding higher-tech tools, and broadening its mission to respond to serious, as well as fatal, crashes. The unit also got a new name: the Collision Investigation Squad.