New campaign highlights drivers’ shocking ignorance about what to do when emergency services approach


A series of new videos has been released aimed at helping drivers understand what to do when they see an police vehicle, ambulance or fire engine
Speed cameras used for revenue, watchdog finds

Speed cameras used for revenue, watchdog finds


A police watchdog has found that some speed cameras are being used as a means of making money rather than as a safety tool.
More road police to be deployed across UK

More road police to be deployed across UK


The Times has learned that more police officers will be deployed onto the nation's roads to tackle crimes including drink driving.
Metropolitan Police launch Road Crimes team as driving behaviour worsens

Metropolitan Police launch Road Crimes team


London's Metropolitan Police have launched a new team intended to stop the city’s most dangerous drivers.
Coronavirus: dangerous drivers are using emptier roads as an excuse to speed

Coronavirus: Police warn speeders on emptier roads


Police have warned that irresponsible drivers are flaunting the government lockdown by using emptier roads as an excuse to speed.
Number of drivers taking speed awareness courses has trebled since 2010

Speed awareness drivers have trebled since 2010


More motorists than ever are taking speed awareness courses after being busted breaking the speed limit — and by a massive margin.
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Carpool Karaoke 'endorses distracted driving'


The popular talk show segment Carpool Karaoke is "promoting dangerous driving", according to a UK police sergeant who campaigns for road safety.

Keyless car thief ordered to pay £1.3m+ fine


A convicted criminal from Croydon has been ordered to pay a seven-figure fine for his role in a number of keyless car thefts.
Eight-year old boy crashes his mother's Volkswagen Golf on the autobahn

Eight-year old crashes mum's car on autobahn


Dortmund Police has released details of a startling crash caused by a child who took his mum's Volkswagen for a drive in the middle of the night.
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Video: Texas cop caught using phone while driving


A police officer in Texas has courted controversy, after footage emerged of the cop on patrol using a mobile phone while driving.

Video: Huge crash for Australian caravanner


Police in Australia have urged drivers to stay safe when towing heavy loads, after an out-of-control caravanner had a hefty crash on a highway.
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Video: Driver jailed for driving at pub-goers


A driver from Hemel Hempstead has been jailed for 28 months after repeatedly reversing his car into bystanders outside a pub.
Dash cam portal saved UK police 68,474 hours of work in first year, creator claims

Dash cam portal saved police thousands of hours


A website that allows road users to upload footage of dangerous driving has saved national police forces 68,474 hours of incident processing time