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Winnipeg taxi passenger arrested after traffic stop reveals illegal weapons

A routine traffic stop of a Winnipeg taxi in the North End led to the arrest of the passenger Wednesday morning.

Just after midnight Jan. 10, Winnipeg police patrol officers pulled over a taxi near Salter Street and Dufferin Avenue for a broken light.  177 more words


Police seize $25,000 worth of marijuana during traffic stop in Hamilton

Hamilton police seized $25,000 worth of marijuana during a routine traffic stop.

Police say an officer noticed a black Honda with expired vehicle tags travelling northbound on Wentworth Street North near Burton Street at 11:15 p.m. 84 more words


Some powerful weaponry seized in separate RCMP traffic stops in Alberta

A semi-automatic sub-machine gun and a sawed-off shotgun were among the firearms seized when the RCMP arrested four people during recent traffic stops in central Alberta. 102 more words


Caught on Camera: Man impersonates police officer, even handcuffs civilian

Police in Arizona have arrested a man accused of impersonating a police officer on multiple occasions and attempting to conduct roadside traffic stops.

According to the Tucson Police Department, the man went to great lengths to appear like an undercover officer, and even handcuffed a civilian during a faux “arrest.” 267 more words


Traffic violation leads to drug arrest in Dare County

DARE COUNTY, N.C. – A man pulled over for a traffic violation ended up being arrested for having drugs, according to authorities.

On December 19, the Dare County Sheriff’s Office responded to a careless and reckless driver call. 73 more words