More than seven in 10 of drivers have had near misses, though most don’t report them


New research released by Nextbase has revealed that some 72% of drivers have experienced “near-miss” incidents on the road.
Tesla creates Model 3 emergency response car for police trials

Police EVs 'running out of puff'


Police officers driving electric vehicles are struggling to fulfil their duties and respond to incidents because their cars “run out of puff”...
Thames Valley Police seize McLaren 720S for no insurance

Uninsured McLaren seized, driver charging battery


Thames Valley Police in Berkshire stopped and seized an uninsured McLaren 720S supercar over the weekend, despite the owner’s protests.
CMPG police car

Driver caught doing 105mph with child in car


A driver was branded "completely irresponsible" after being caught travelling at 105mph on a motorway with a child in the car.
Anti-speeding police commissioner Caroline Henry broke speed limit five times

Anti-speeding champion broke limit five times


Caroline Henry, who vowed to crack down on speeding motorists, was herself caught breaking the speed limit five times in four months.
One in five drivers still using mobiles at wheel — but it could lead to disqualification

Police catch 173 drivers in mobile phone clampdown


Police in Surrey and Sussex say they stopped 173 drivers on the M25 in one week, including 105 motorists who were illegally using a mobile phone,
Drug driver is first arrest for former model Penny Lancaster

Drug driver first arrest for former model


Penny Lancaster has said that her first arrest as a special constable for City of London Police was a drug-driving suspect.
Insulate Britain protestors could be jailed for future M25 protests after new court injunction

Insulate Britain protestors could be jailed


A court injunction has been granted to National Highways against activists from Insulate Britain.
Arrests following fifth M25 protest by Insulate Britain to block the motorway

More arrests in ongoing M25 protests


Police have arrested 23 protestors from the environmental group Insulate Britain following a protest that blocked part of the M25.
M25 protests

Arrests following M25 protests


Police arrested dozens of protesters yesterday, September 13, following a Monday-morning demonstration that blocked several major junctions.
Not wearing a seatbelt could bring three penalty points

Drivers to get points for not wearing seatbelt


Drivers stopped by police for not wearing a seatbelt could face penalty points on their licence under new road safety measures.
How is keyless car theft affecting insurance?

Police warn drivers as keyless theft rises


Keyless car theft continues to rise as police warn drivers to take the necessary precautions to protect their cars.
Catalytic converter thefts doubled in a year as precious metal values soar

Catalytic converter thefts doubled in a year


The number of catalytic converter thefts from cars in England, Wales and Northern Ireland more than doubled last year, according to new research.