PUBLISHED: 09:38 02 August 2018 | UPDATED: 09:38 02 August 2018 The police chase happened in the Hall Quay Picture: James Bass Archant Norfolk © 2015 Police officers in Great Yarmouth were involved in a short chase with a white Kia after the man driving it was spotted using a mobile phone. The car was spotted at about 7.20pm on Tuesday at Hall Quay and the car sped off as officers approached it, leading to what police called a “short pursuit” in the Hall Quay/Haven Bridge area.In a strange twist to the investigation a man then went to the police station saying it was his car and it had been taken while he was at a friend’s home and then returned later.The man was then arrested on the suspicion of drug driving after officers tested him. He was then released. Police confirmed the man was not the person who was driving the white Kia during the short police chase.Police are appealing for witnesses to the chase and anyone who has dashcam footage to come forward. … [Read more...] about Did you witness police chase in Great Yarmouth?
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LOS ANGELES, California -- The Silver Lake Trader Joe's store manager who was killed in a shootout between a standoff suspect and LAPD was fatally shot by police gunfire, police confirmed on Tuesday.LAPD Chief Michel Moore confirmed at a news conference that Melyda Marciela Corado, 27, was struck by gunfire from officers during the standoff situation. The situation unfolded Saturday afternoon with a family dispute in South Los Angeles, where the suspect, Gene Evin Atkins, allegedly shot his grandmother and fled in a car, taking with him a 17-year-old girl who was grazed by a bullet. It's believed the teen may be Atkins' girlfriend.LAPD officers were able to track Atkins' car using LoJack and tried to pull him over in Hollywood, but Atkins refused to pull over and fled from officers.During the chase, Atkins fired through the back window of his car at officers before he crashed into a pole right outside the Trader Joe's store.During the morning news conference, LAPD released footage from … [Read more...] about Trader Joe’s manager was killed by police gunfire amid standoff shootout
THIS is the moment a teen driver wielding a stolen car tries to crush a police officer after a high-speed chase. The shocking attempt to pin the sergeant against barriers on the A22 in Surrey left him in hospital. Ramone Kidd was jailed yesterday for 23 months after cops skillfully boxed in his car. But during the operation, dashcam footage captures Kidd swerving his Kia into one of the cars trying to force it off the road. He reverses away from officers who get out of their car and try smashing the teen's windows. Sergeant Schultze, who was on the passenger side of Kidd's car, runs around to the driver's side when the car suddenly accelerates into him, forcing him against barriers and nearly crushing him. It happened in the early hours of Wednesday, June 13, after officers chased a suspected stolen vehicle which was linked to a burglary eight days before. The three occupants, two 19-year-old men and a 17-year-old boy, were arrested for various offences including burglary, theft of a … [Read more...] about Moment driver, 19, tries to crush police officer with stolen car after high-speed chase on A22 shown in dashcam footage
PUBLISHED: 16:30 08 June 2018 Charlie Coe An unmarked police car cut off the Citroen Xsara on Ber Street just before the junction with the City Road Picture: Charlie Coe Charlie Coe A brother and sister said they ‘feared for their lives’ after they were almost hit by a 25-year-old Citroen driver being chased by police in the centre of Norwich. Police officers detained the man after pursuing him from Rosary Road to Ber Street on Thursday evening at around 5.30pm. Officers in two police cars pursued the driver to Ber Street between the junctions of City Road and Finkelgate, where they cut off and then detained him. Darren Chambers and his sister were crossing Ber Street next to the entrance to the John Lewis car park when the vehicles involved in the pursuit raced past them as they stood on a road island. Mr Chambers said: “We both feared for our lived and did not know which way to move - you would not expect this in a city like Norwich. “The car being … [Read more...] about Brother and sister ‘feared for their lives’ after they were almost hit in police chase in Norwich
PUBLISHED: 11:00 08 June 2018 | UPDATED: 11:00 08 June 2018 An unmarked police car cut off the Citroen Xsara on Ber Street just before the junction with the City Road Picture: Charlie Coe Charlie Coe Police are appealing for dashcam footage of a police chase which raced through city centre streets on Thursday. Around 5.30pm a Citroen Xsara failed to stop for officers on Yarmouth Road, before being pursued through the city to Finkelgate, where they were brought to a stop. Officers from the city centre Operation Moonshot team gave chase in two vehicles, one of which was damaged in the pursuit. Officers pursued the driver from Rosary Road to Ber Street between the junctions of City Road and Finkelgate, where they cut off and then detained him. The incident came to an abrupt end at just after 5.30pm when the driver hit the curb and punctured his front passenger side wheel. A 25-yearold man was arrested and remains in custody. A Norfolk Police spokesperson said: “The driver has … [Read more...] about Man arrested for drug driving after police chase through city centre