Police

Motorists want police funding to be spent fighting terror NOT road crimes survey finds 0

Motorists want police funding to be used to fight terrorism instead of road crimes, a new survey by Servicing Stop has found. The online car servicing provider asked more than 1,200 drivers where they thought police funding should be spent following recent cuts to regular and armed police officers. More than three-quarters (76%) said they(…)

Colorado catches its first bear ‘joyrider’ 0

You don’t tend to associate bears with car crime, but the US state of Colorado has just had its first four-legged ‘joyrider’, according to local police. Ron Cornelius, a resident of Durango, woke to find a Subaru crashed at the hill at the bottom of his driveway. What was the real surprise however was the(…)

Learner driver’s test interrupted by police 0

Everything was going well for one learner driver, until the car she was driving was pulled over by the police. As if the driving test itself was not nerve racking enough, the unfortunate learner and examiner were stopped by the police during the test in Tile Cross, east Birmingham, on Saturday. The car was pulled(…)

Smart motorways ‘confuse motorists’ say police 0

Motorists caught offending on the new breed of smart motorways in England may be offered re-education courses by police. Smart motorways can adapt themselves to varying traffic conditions by opening the hard shoulder or by operating variable speed limits. Police chiefs have said that the new road rules on these stretches of motorway have been(…)

Drivers leaving cars to defrost are breaking law warn police 0

Police have warned that drivers who stay in their warm houses whilst their cars sit with the engines running defrosting on the driveway, are breaking the law, police have warned. It is an offense for drivers to leave their vehicles unattended with the engine running. This will come as unwelcome news to motorists as Britain(…)

GPS Bullets Are Now Being Used in the US 0

The role of new technology and cars are reaching new-fangled levels and nothing seems to be slowing them down. US cop cars, if you haven’t seen them in action on any late night TV, are extremely vital in stopping most criminal activity. Cars are constantly used in high speed chases, as cameras and surveillance units(…)

Ford Develops New Interceptor for U.S. Police Department’s 0

Two new specially developed police cars to be rolled out to the U.S. police departments but, do they actually want or need them? Ford, for 2016, have developed a new interceptor for the U.S. police department and it looks as if it is going to make a massive difference in law enforcement. With plenty of(…)