Students learn about traffic stops, violations from Denver police officers

Police make more than 20 million traffic stops for traffic violations over the course of the year. It’s one of the most common interactions people have with the police.  CBS On Wednesday, the Denver Police Museum and Denver Police Department teamed up to educate students on what they should do if they are pulled over. … Read more

K9 officer helps officers confiscate fentanyl and meth during a traffic stop – KION546

SCOTTS VALLEY, Calif. (KION-TV)- The Scotts Valley Police Department announced that they have arrested a female driver after fentanyl and Methamphetamine were found in her car during a traffic stop. Officers conducted a traffic stop where their K9 officer Xena alerted officers to an to the odor of narcotics in the vehicle. Officers searched the … Read more

More than 80% of an officer’s traffic stops involved a Black driver.

Jeremy Johnson had parked his Ford Mustang beside a “No Trespassing” sign in the parking lot of Raleigh North Apartments in the early morning hours of Nov. 22, 2017. As Raleigh Police Officer B.A. Kuchen patrolled the lot, it looked to him like Johnson slid his body under the steering wheel, apparently trying to hide … Read more

Drink driver ‘downed a bottle of vodka’ then drove car at police officers

A drink driver ‘downed a bottle of vodka’ and then drove at police officers who tried to stop his car. Police received two 999 calls, informing them Carl Williams had necked the booze before getting behind the wheel of his vehicle on October 28 last year. The 50-year-old was motoring along the A59 in Ormskirk … Read more

Virginia lawsuit over Army officer’s traffic stop will be settled

RICHMOND, Va. — A town in Virginia has agreed to independent reviews of misconduct allegations against its police force to settle a lawsuit filed after a Black and Latino Army lieutenant was pepper sprayed during a traffic stop. The town of Windsor also agreed to more officer training as part of a settlement agreement signed Thursday. In … Read more

Elko County Sheriff’s Office Search for Man Who Eluded Officers in July

The Elko County Sheriff’s Office is searching for 24-year-old Tyree Adams on felony charges of eluding a peace officer, obstructing/resisting a peace officer, and various traffic related charges. He is described as a white man approximately six feet tall and weighing 245 pounds. He has a tattoo above his right eyebrow, both of his arms … Read more