Category Archives: Police Pursuits

WATCH: Two Teenagers Charged After Pursuit Footage Goes Viral

Two juveniles have been charged after a car was stopped on Langston Road in Loughton. Video footage (scroll down) of the incident was widely shared on social media over the weekend, as the driver of the suspect vehicle attempted to ram innocent motorists out of their way. A 15-year-old-boy (who cannot be named for legal reasons) [A] from Wood Green

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Police Car Rammed After Carjacking In Bury

Greater Manchester Police confirmed that a silver Vauxhall Insignia was reported stolen to police shortly before 7.30pm on Monday 19th August. The owner of the Insignia was threatened before he tried to stop the robbery himself by holding on to his vehicle as it was driven away. During the incident, the owner sustained minor injuries and was admitted to hospital.

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WATCH: Suspected Burglar Flips Vehicle During Pursuit

Dramatic footage has emerged of the moment a suspect burglar flips a stolen car during a vehicle pursuit. The footage, released by Greater Manchester Police, shows the incident from the perspective of the lead vehicle involved in the pursuit. The incident happened on Thursday 18th July at around 22:00 hours. Road Policing Officers spotted the suspected stolen vehicle heading towards

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WATCH: Dangerous Driver Jailed After Colliding With An Ambulance During Vehicle Pursuit

An unlicensed and uninsured reckless drug-driver who crashed into an ambulance that was on a 999 call as he tried to flee from police officers in Christchurch has been put behind bars. Adam Vaughan, 32 and of Nursery Close in Hordle, Lymington, was handed a 14-month prison term and banned from driving for four years at Bournemouth Crown Court on

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Thief Who Threw Power Tools At Police During High-Speed Pursuit Is Jailed

A thief who threw power tools from a moving car while being pursued by specially trained Kent Police officers is to spend the next two years and seven months behind bars. David Peters led officers on a six-mile pursuit along the M2 after patrols noticed him driving poorly and quickly identified his car as being at the scene for several

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WATCH: Driver Given Suspended Sentence After Leading Police On High-Speed Pursuit Whilst On A Ban

A driver who caused chaos in Washington during a terrifying nine-minute pursuit has been banned from the roads. Callum Lough, 28, passed through a 20mph zone near a primary school in Washington at a staggering 58mph. Lough also jumped red lights and narrowly avoided various collisions with other motorists as he desperately attempted to evade police on the afternoon of

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Body-Worn Camera Helps Identify Driver Who Led Motorcycle Cops On Dangerous Pursuit

A dangerous driver who thought he’d given police the slip after an 80mph pursuit has been jailed for more than a year, thanks to the power of body-worn video (scroll down for the video footage). Most police forces now have body-worn cameras, and they are proving to be an incredibly powerful tool in the fight against crime. In this particular

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WATCH: Moped Gang Behind Bars For A Total Of 67 Years | Met Police Videos & Statement In Full

Thanks to the hard work of Detectives from the Met’s Trident Proactive Team, members of a prolific organised crime group who carried out multiple robberies and moped offences across London have been jailed. The gang of 12 men were sentenced to a total of 67 years and 10 months’ imprisonment at Kingston Crown Court on Monday, 13 May. The gang

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Police And Fire Service Asks Parents To Keep Closer Eye On Their Children As Anti-Social Behaviour Is Impacting Resouces

Emergency service resources are being impacted by an increase in anti-social behaviour in the Upton Rocks area of Widnes, officers and firefighters have said. There have been a number of incidents of anti-social behaviour, including an increase in the number of deliberate bin fires, over the past few weeks. And now the Chief Inspector and Station Manager for Widnes have

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Police Thank The Public For Helping Them To Locate Kidnapped Baby Following A Vehicle Pursuit

Officers from West Midlands Police Traffic Unit have taken to social media to thank members of the public for their assistance is locating a male who had kidnapped a five-month-old baby. An officer attached to the unit said: ‘It’s every traffic cops worst nightmare. ‘A vehicle failing to stop with a kidnapped child onboard. ‘A well managed pursuit meant that

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