Stories tagged: traffic stop
UPDATED: Sat., March 31, 2018, 3:24 p.m.
North Carolina officer shoots, kills man during traffic stop
A white North Carolina police officer shot and killed a black passenger who refused orders not to reach for a gun after a late-night traffic stop led to a physical …
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 24, 2017, 5:35 p.m.
Man charged with killing Texas trooper who had stopped him
The suspect in the shooting death of a state trooper during a Thanksgiving Day traffic stop in East Texas was charged Friday with capital murder of a law enforcement officer.
Thu., Nov. 23, 2017, 9:40 p.m.
Texas trooper killed during traffic stop; suspect in custody
A Texas state trooper was shot and killed during a traffic stop in East Texas on Thanksgiving.
Wed., Oct. 18, 2017, 11:39 a.m.
Moses Lake traffic stop leads officials to $1.5 million worth of drugs
MOSES LAKE – A traffic stop and drug bust led Moses Lake police to serve seven warrants that netted $1.2 million in meth, heroin and marijuana. Grant County Sheriff Tom …
Mon., May 8, 2017
Pitts Jr: Still awaiting justice for Levar Jones
It has been 14 months since he admitted his guilt, and though he is in jail, Groubert has yet to be sentenced.
Tue., April 18, 2017, 3:28 p.m.
Montana deputy found justified in Taser use on elderly man
The Montana Department of Justice has determined that a sheriff’s deputy was justified in his use of force against an 84-year-old man who was shocked several times with a stun …
Sat., Dec. 24, 2016, 5:22 p.m.
Bend police fatally shoot driver during traffic stop
A Bend police officer shot and killed a man after a traffic stop in downtown Bend.
Wed., Nov. 2, 2016, 4:56 p.m.
Nearly all-white jury in trial of ex-officer who shot black man Walter Scott
A nearly all-white jury was seated Wednesday for the murder trial of a white former South Carolina officer whose fatal shooting of a black man stunned the nation after it …
Sat., June 25, 2016, 8:33 p.m.
No justification for drug dog in traffic stop case, North Idaho attorney says
A North Idaho defense attorney said using a drug dog at a traffic stop is overreaching and illegal.
Thu., March 31, 2016, 4:35 p.m.
Police can lie about reason for traffic stop, court rules
A federal appeals court has ruled it was OK for a Montana Highway Patrol trooper to lie about the reason for a traffic stop made during a 2012 drug sting.
Fri., April 11, 2014
Spokane man alleges license-plate profiling in Idaho
A 58-year-old Spokane man said Thursday that he also was pulled over by the Idaho State Police and accused of carrying marijuana in his car, simply because he has Washington …
Tue., April 1, 2014
Man with Colorado plates accuses ISP of profiling
BOISE – A federal lawsuit against the Idaho State Police charges that officers profiled and detained a 69-year-old former Weyerhaeuser executive simply because he had Colorado license plates on …