Traffic Stop

A man dressed up as a giant rabbit was pulled over on a Southland freeway while heading to a charity event for failing to wear a helmet. (credit: California Highway Patrol)

Easter Bunny On Motorcycle Stopped On Southland Freeway For Failing To Wear A Helmet

It’s not every day the California Highway Patrol has to make a traffic stop on the Easter Bunny.


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Bulletproof Vest Saves Fullerton Cop Shot In The Chest During Routine Traffic Stop

A Fullerton police officer who was shot in the chest at point-blank range early Sunday morning during a routine traffic stop was saved by his bulletproof vest.

CBS2 / KCAL9–03/18/2013

Suspects Shanee Duhart and Marcos Bush. (credit: Fullerton Police Department)

2 Arrested For Shooting Fullerton Police Officer

Fullerton police announce they have two people in custody for their involvement in a shooting of a police officer Sunday morning.


A 7-year veteran of the Fullerton Police Department was hospitalized on March 17, 2013 after being shot during a traffic stop in Orange County. (credit: Art Barron/CBS)

Officer Shot Multiple Times During Traffic Stop In Fullerton

A 7-year veteran of the Fullerton Police Department has been hospitalized after being shot multiple times during a traffic stop in Orange County.


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Man Allegedly Steals Riverside Police Cruiser During Foot Pursuit

A man accused of leading a Riverside officer on a foot chase and allegedly taking a police cruiser in the process remained at large, police said Sunday.


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Stolen Christmas Gifts Recovered During Traffic Stop In San Marino

Authorities say a routine traffic stop in San Marino has led to the recovery of several wrapped Christmas presents taken from a home earlier in the day.


Bank surveillance photos of a man wanted on suspicion of robbing seven banks throughout Southern California (credit: FBI)

Man Arrested At Traffic Stop May Be Alleged ‘Desperate Bandit’

Authorities say a 47-year-old man arrested during a traffic stop near Palm Springs may be the suspected “Desperate Bandit.”


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Fullerton Man, 28, Pleads Guilty To Dragging Police Officer With Car

A 28-year-old Fullerton man pleaded guilty Thursday to dragging a Garden Grove motorcycle officer several feet while trying to flee during a traffic stop.


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Caught On Camera: 2 LAPD Officers Investigated For Use Of Force During Arrest

Two Los Angeles Police Department officers are being investigated after they allegedly slammed a handcuffed woman to the ground during an arrest in Pacoima.

CBS2 / KCAL9–08/28/2012

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Police Chase Possibly Suicidal Man On 60 Freeway

Police Friday chased a suspect who was possibly suicidal from Rowland Heights to Diamond Bar.



Fontana Officer Shoots Armed Man During Traffic Stop

A Fontana police officer shot a passenger who pointed a gun during a traffic stop on Monday.

CBS2 / KCAL9–08/14/2012

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Suspected DUI Driver Plows Into LA Sheriff’s Car In Lomita

Two Los Angeles County Sheriff’s deputies escaped injury when an alleged drunk driver slammed her Toyota into the back of their patrol car during a traffic stop in Lomita.


Some of the stash Beverly Hills police say was found in the car of a serial burglar. (credit: CBS)

Beverly Hills Cops Bust Suspect They Call Serial Burglar — But They Can’t Charge Him

Beverly Hills cops have busted a suspect they call a serial burglar.


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Man Shot After Allegedly Accelerating Car Toward Officers In Oxnard

Authorities were investigating the circumstances surrounding an officer-involved shooting in Oxnard.



Motorist Runs Over Officer Following Traffic Stop In Garden Grove

A motorist ran over a Garden Grove police officer Wednesday morning following a traffic stop in Orange County.

CBS2 / KCAL9–11/02/2011