Tag Archives: Traffic Safety

2014 Line-of-Duty Deaths: Third Quarter Report

Since the beginning of 2014, there have been a total of 90 line-of-duty deaths within the law enforcement community in the United States. The IACP compiled data from both The Officer Down Memorial Fund and the National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial Fund. Of … Continue reading

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Webinar to explore using data to help predict and prevent traffic accidents and fatalities

Police departments throughout the U.S. have been trying for years to find ways to cut the number of accidents and fatalities occurring on the country’s highways. But one solution—based on data analytics—has begun to generate a lot of attention (and … Continue reading

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Webinar to explore using data to help predict and prevent traffic accidents and fatalities

Attend a free webinar, hosted by IBM, on how predictive data analytics can improve highway safety. Continue reading

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Speed Enforcement: A Way to Catch the Bad Guys

Last week the Ohio State Highway Patrol made two traffic stops where speed was the initial violation, but which ultimately resulted in the seizing of marijuana and heroin. While many of the stops that officers make for speeding simply result … Continue reading

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Shaken, Not Stirred: Duluth Police Department Takes Charge in Combating Speeding and Impaired Driving Crashes

Prioritizing traffic safety can be a challenge for many police departments. Often other public safety problems, such as crime and drug violence, take precedence. But, traffic safety is a community safety problem that needs to be addressed.

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IACP Division of State and Provincial Member Agencies – Working to Eliminate Traffic Fatalities on Interstate 80

The goal is to eliminate all traffic fatalities across the entire 2,900 mile stretch of Interstate 80, from July 24-31, 2013. IACP Division of State and Provincial (S&P) member agencies from the 11 states that patrol Interstate 80 kicked off … Continue reading

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