Tag: police cars

Dashcam Captures Semi-Truck Flipping Over And Landing On Police Car In Georgia

<!––> <!––> Dramatic dashcam footage has captured the moment a semi-truck flipped onto a police patrol car in Smyrna, Georgia last week. The accident happened at 10:10 a.m. last Friday at the intersection of Atlanta Road and Windy Hill Road. Footage shows a Pro Tree Service semi-truck driving through an intersection before it overturns and […]

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Police Car Rear-Ended By Tesla, Authorities Believe Autopilot Was Enabled

Last December, a Tesla slammed into the rear of a police cruiser in West Bridgewater, Massachusetts, and authorities believe the electric model was in Autopilot at the time of the collision. Court documents reveal that the Tesla hit the Massachusetts State Police cruiser while it was stopped in the left lane of the road having […]

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Biker Flips Off Police, Rides Off, Then Crashes And Begs Minivan Driver Not To Call The Cops

Dramatic footage of a motorcyclist attempting to outrun the police and crashing has re-surfaced some three and a half years after first hitting YouTube. The video was captured on the helmet-mounted camera of the motorcyclist, who appears to be riding a Kawasaki Ninja ZX-6R. It starts off showing the biker doing a wheelie through an […]

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Woman Who Allegedly Torched Two Police Cars Caught Thanks To A Five-Star Review And A Unique T-Shirt

Protests over the death of George Floyd have broken out across the United States, and some of these have resulted in looting and the destruction of police cars. Both happened in Philadelphia on May 30th and U.S. Attorney William McSwain has charged 33 year old Lore-Elisabeth Blumenthal with arson for destroying two police vehicles during the protests. […]

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Ford’s Explorer Police Interceptor Utility Now Heats Up To Kill The Coronavirus

First responders have suffered heavily at the hands of the coronavirus, but Ford has found a way to help protect police officers. Created for the Explorer-based Police Interceptor Utility, the software-based solution effectively bakes the coronavirus to death. As Ford explained, the crossover’s powertrain and climate control system work together to increase the cabin temperature […]

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Watch This Chevy Silverado Driver Skilfully Avoid Spike Strip In LA Police Chase

Two individuals have been arrested in South Los Angeles after leading police on a lengthy chase on Friday. The chase started after a report of a stolen vehicle. A helicopter from ABC 7 quickly started filming the chase involving a Chevrolet Silverado pickup truck for well over an hour. Watch Also: Wisconsin Man Leads Police […]

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Greece Had Some Of The Coolest Police Cars Of The 1990s To Fight Street Racing

Greece isn’t a country that springs to mind when the topic of cool police cars comes up. That honor usually goes to Dubai and its ridiculously expensive fleet of police cruisers but as it turns out, there was a time in the mid-1990s this small Mediterranean country had one of the coolest squadron of police […]

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Canadian Teen Clocked Driving Dad’s Mercedes C63 AMG At 308 km/h (191 MPH)!

The Ontario Provincial Police pulled over a 19-year-old on Saturday after the young driver was spotted driving at 191 mph (308 km/h) in a Mercedes-Benz C63 AMG Coupe on Queen Elizabeth Way. In a video shared on Twitter, OPP Sgt. Kerry Schmidt said he was “pretty much speechless” after being informed about the speeding car, […]

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Questions Raised After Police Trooper Performs Deadly 109 MPH PIT Maneuver

Dramatic dashcam footage has captured the moment a PIT maneuver went wrong during a high-speed chase in Fort Smith, Arkansas. A report from 5 News Online says that the chase started at around 6:30 a.m. on April 10 when an officer with the U.S. Forestry Service noticed a black Ram 1500 pickup run a red […]

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Watch LAPD Catch Suspect In High-Speed Chase Thanks To Poor Driving Skills

If there’s something they teach in criminal school, it’s to never become the subject of a police chase because those never end well for the person running from the cops. The driver of a Chrysler 300 apparently missed that lesson as he found himself involved on the wrong side of a major pursuit operation in […]

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Not So Smart Driver Tries To Outrun Police In Arizona With A ForTwo

<!––> <!––> The driver of a Smart ForTwo in Phoenix, Arizona has been apprehended by police after leading them on a lengthy chase along Interstate 10. Fox 10 reports that police in the area of Gilbert first responded to reports of a suspicious man screaming in a Walmart parking lot. The man refused to speak […]

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Police Catch Canadian Man Who Hit 168 MPH In Dodge Challenger And Had A Tire Blowout

<!––> <!––> The driver of a green Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcat is lucky not to have been seriously injured after he was caught doing 168 mph (271 km/h) in Ontario and suffered a high-speed tire blowout. The Ontario Provincial Police say that the green Dodge was caught by an officer at the side of Highway […]

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TeslaCam Captures Tesla Driver Flooring It In Front Of A Police Cruiser

When driving a Tesla, it’s hard to resist the urge to pin the throttle at every possible opportunity and the driver of the following Tesla could have got in a lot of trouble for doing just that. This clip was recently shared on YouTube and captured from the rear-facing camera of a Tesla. While it’s […]

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Watch Dramatic Ohio State Police Car Chase Of Homicide Suspects On The Run

Dramatic dashcam footage from a police car in Cincinnati shows authorities pursuing two men in a 2001 Mercury Grand Marquis who are suspects in a homicide investigation. WCPO reports that the chase occurred on March 28 when Miamisburg police saw the Mercury at approximately 10:30 a.m. in the morning. Authorities soon gave chase before Ohio […]

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Kia Soul Destroyed After High-Speed Crash While Pursued By Police In Michigan

Police have arrested the driver and passenger of a silver Kia Soul that led authorities on a high-speed chase in Sterling Heights, Michigan. The Detroit Free Press reports that the Michigan State Police were asked to assist a border protection aviation unit in pursuit of a carjacking suspect at roughly 12:30 p.m. on Wednesday. When […]

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Go 5-O In A 5.0: Manual 1989 Ford Mustang SSP Used By Canadian Police Up For Sale

A rare 1989 Ford Mustang SSP patrol car used by the Royal Canadian Mounted Police will be auctioned off by Mecum at its Indy 2020 event running from May 12-17. Ford built the ‘Special Service Package’ (SSP) version of the Fox Body 5.0 Mustang for a number of police departments and government agencies including the […]

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We Could See Rivian R1S And R1T Working As Police Cruisers (But PD’s Budgets Might Not)

<!––> <!––> The Rivian R1T and R1S are two of the most eagerly-anticipated new electric vehicles heading for the market and when deliveries do commence, we expect owners to soon start putting the EVs through their paces. Rivian has been keen to promote the adventurous spirit of both the R1T and R1S and is marketing […]

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Chevy Camaro Crashes While Being Chased By Police On Angeles Crest Highway

<!––> <!––> Update: After writing this article, the video had been moved to private. The screenshot above shows the damaged Camaro. A Chevrolet Camaro has been left a mangled mess after being chased by police along Angeles Crest Highway in Los Angeles. Dashcam footage uploaded to YouTube shows the Camaro performing donuts on a large […]

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EQC Electric SUV Quietly Leads Mercedes’ New Police Car And Van Proposals

Mercedes-Benz is presenting its new portfolio of emergency vehicles, including police cars and ambulances, at the General Police Equipment Exhibition & Conference, in Frankfurt, Germany, between February 18 and 20. A total of 15 vehicles are on display, covering most segments, albeit with an eco-twist. One of the stars of the exhibition is the EQC, […]

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New Ford And Lincoln Recall For Possible Suspension Failure Affects Nearly 230,000 Cars

Ford has issued a safety recall for select Flex, Taurus SHO Performance Pack, Taurus Police Interceptor Sedan and Lincoln MKT vehicles in North America over a possible suspension issue. In the ‘Description of the Cause’, the NHTSA noted that “under high stress conditions that exist during full rear suspension articulation (jounce and rebound), toe link […]

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Thieves Steal Acura Integra Leading Cops On High-Speed Chase That Ends With A Roll

An extensively modified 1995 Acura Integra has been destroyed after being involved in a dangerous high-speed chase through Oregon, The Drive reports. The Integra GS-R was reportedly stolen from a gas station at around 2:00 a.m. on a Saturday morning, its owner, Ethan Dsquad, revealed in a Facebook post. Also Read: Acura’s Iconic Integra Type […]

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Texas Police Force Thinks A Flashy 2020 Mustang Will Help Them Connect With Young People

The Pasadena Police Department in Houston, Texas are in the process of buying a 2020 Ford Mustang with money raised in part from speeding tickets. Houston Chronicle reports that the pony car will be used for the department’s community outreach program and come complete with the decals and lights you’d expect of any marked police […]

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