(MINNEAPOLIS) -- The jury has been selected in the trial of former Brooklyn Center officer Kim Potter, who's charged with fatally shooting Daunte Wright, a 20-year-old Black man, during a traffic stop in April. The jury of 12, and two alternates, will be composed... Read More.
(SMITHSBURG, Md.) -- Four people were pronounced dead following an attempted traffic stop in Maryland, as a manhunt was underway in the state for two former police officers who were considered armed and dangerous. On Thursday night, police confirmed two of the deceased were... Read More.
(MILAN, Ill.) -- A John Deere worker who was taking part in the ongoing strike was killed in a traffic accident while walking to the picket line on Wednesday morning, the United Auto Workers Union said. The tragedy took place at approximately 6 a.m. local time... Read More.
Fall is here and winter is just around the corner. With a repeat of La Nina in store for this winter offering another strong likelihood of snow in the North Sound, as well as a likely healthy mountain snowpack, it is time to get... Read More.
Matthew from Bothell said it best this morning, “This is my first time riding the light rail. I’m hoping to make this a regular thing.” The latest light rail extension from the Husky Stadium station to Northgate... Read More.
(PORTLAND, Ore.) -- The Portland Police Bureau has changed its policy on traffic stops to address racial disparity and public safety, officials announced. Officers have been directed to no longer engage in traffic stops for low-level violations and to instead focus on poor drivers --... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- The number of Black people killed in traffic crashes rose 23% in 2020 compared to the year prior, according to early estimates from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. Out of the 38,680 people that were killed in traffic crashes last year,... Read More.
(HAMPTON, Va.) -- The Virginia prosecutor who will decide whether to pursue criminal charges against two police officers involved in a traffic stop where Black Army 2nd Lt. Caron Nazario was hit with in the face with pepper spray has begun reviewing the case. Nazario... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- The number of pedestrians killed in vehicle crashes rose in 2020, despite fewer cars on the road amid the pandemic. The Governors Highway Safety Association (GHSA), an organization that represents highway safety agencies, estimated there were 6,721 pedestrian deaths in 2020. GHSA... Read More.
(BLADENSBURG, Md.) -- A Maryland police officer has been criminally charged for allegedly using excessive force and injuring a woman during a traffic stop last year. Michael A. Luciotti, a nine-year veteran of the Bladensburg Police Department, was indicted Feb. 11 by the Prince George... Read More.
(BURLESON, Texas) -- A police officer was shot ‘multiple times’ during an early morning traffic stop in Burleson, Texas. A man was captured in Texas Wednesday afternoon after he allegedly shot a police officer during an "ambush" at a traffic stop overnight, authorities said. Jerry... Read More.
(BURLESON, Texas) -- A Texas police officer is in the hospital after being shot multiple times during a traffic stop overnight, authorities said. At about 4:15 a.m. Wednesday, when the Burleson police officer approached a car on the passenger-side for an equipment violation, he was... Read More.