Springfield Officer Not Charged in Fatal Crash

SPRINGFIELD — Dashboard camera video from a police officer’s cruiser was critical in determining that the officer wouldn’t face criminal charges for his part in a fatal pedestrian crash. Steven Rintamaki, 45, died May 25 at the scene of the crash where he ran into the side of the moving

Anaheim Chase Ends In Fiery Crash

A police pursuit ended in a deadly, fiery crash Monday night after a van that authorities allege was involved in a homicide crashed into a freeway retaining wall in Anaheim, Orange County Sheriff’s Department officials said. The crash, in which the driver was killed, occurred at about 9:25 p.m. near

Police Chase Stolen CHP Cruiser

SAN DIEGO – Dozens of officers pursed a woman in a stolen California Highway Patrol vehicle near Mission Bay Thursday afternoon. A CHP officer came under gunfire Thursday at 2:45 p.m. during a hit-and-run accident in the area of Clairemont Drive and De Anza Cove near Interstate 5. A woman

2015 Dodge Charger Pursuit Launched, Pulling You Over Soon

Study the front end of this car very, very closely–because you’ll soon be watching out for it in your rearview mirror. Chrysler has released details and images of the 2015 Dodge Charger Pursuit, the latest iteration of its four-door muscle car designed for police use. Read Complete Article

Supreme Court sides with police over fatal Ark. pursuit

WASHINGTON — The Supreme Court has sided with police officers who were sued over a high-speed chase that ended with the deaths of the fleeing driver and his passenger. The court was unanimous in holding that the officers who fatally shot driver Donald Rickard did not violate the violate Rickard’s

Runaway horse-and-buggy damages police car

DARLINGTON, Wis. – Authorities said a runaway horse-and-buggy in Darlington damaged six cars including a police vehicle, but no one was injured Wednesday morning. SEE PHOTOS The Darlington Police Department said a buggy was tied outside a business on Galena Street at about 10:30 a.m. by 31-year-old owner Elam Allgyer

Report: York Police Chief and Lt. violated department pursuit policies

WBTV 3 News, Weather, Sports, and Traffic for Charlotte, NC A York Police internal review has concluded four officers, including the Police Chief and a lieutenant, violated department policies during a high speed chase that registered speed more than a 100mph. City officials have not revealed what, if any, disciplinary

Toronto Councilor Wants To Give Cops Tickets

TORONTO – Councillor David Shiner wants to see a crackdown on cars parked illegally – including Toronto Police vehicles. Shiner led the government management committee Monday in voting to ask the Toronto Police Services Board to look at increasing parking enforcement on arterial roads during rush hours and on all

Duck, ducklings halt police pursuit in Oregon

One Oregon driver certainly owes a big thank you to Mother Nature. A Portland Police dash camera caught a speeder doing 52 mph in a 35 mph zone. Naturally, the officer began his pursuit with the likely goal of citing the driver. However, in the midst of the pursuit, a

Mom & Son Die In Japan Pursuit

KOBE – A woman and her 5-year-old son were killed when their vehicle was hit by a police car at an intersection in Tanba, Hyogo Prefecture, on Sunday. The woman, 34, was identified as Tamba resident Asami Yura. Her two sons — Kanta, 5, and Yuzen, 3 — were also