police chase Headlines

  • He was killed during an SC high-speed chase, but police weren’t chasing him

    South Carolina law enforcement continues to initiate high-speed chases over traffic violations or other nonviolent offenses, despite a national push to restrict police pursuits to only those suspected of violent crimes.

  • California U-Haul truck chase: Everything we know about 90-minute pursuit tracked on live TV

    The driver—suspected of stealing handguns from a relative—eventually took their own life at the side of the road after the vehicle's front tires blew out.

  • Police chase ends with car engulfed in flames off major Charlotte interstate

    A car being chased by police went up in flames after barreling off northbound Interstate 85 near the Gaston-Mecklenburg county line and smacking a tree. The driver was ejected from the car and reportedly has life-threatening injuries.

  • WATCH: SUV crashes into playground amid police chase, injuring 3 toddlers

    The suspect, whom authorities identified as Kabaar Wahleen Powell, 27, was fleeing from state police officers who pulled him over for allegedly speeding earlier in the day, the report said.

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  • Armored personnel vehicle leads police on chase through Richmond

    A video of Virginia police chasing an armored personnel vehicle through the streets of Richmond became a viral sensation Tuesday night. A number of cellphone videos appeared on social media showing the boxy armored vehicle rolling by as police cars trailed behind on both highways and downtown street. Corinne N. Geller, public relations director for the Virginia State Police, said a man drove the vehicle away from Fort Picket in Nottoway County around 7:50 p.m.  "This is insane! Someone has...

  • 2 people arrested after police chase through Miami, authorities say

    A police officer was hurt and two people were arrested late Tuesday after they fled from a traffic stop, setting off a chase through the streets of Miami, authorities said Kenia Fallat, a spokeswoman for the Miami Police Department, said an officer pulled the two men over, but when the officer approached their vehicle, the driver ran over the officer's foot and sped away. Other officers pursued the car just before 9 p.m. and eventually stopped the vehicle near Northwest Fourth Avenue and...