Police warn drivers to take precautions as keyless car theft on the rise


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.
Tesla creates Model 3 emergency response car for police trials

Tesla Model 3 police car hits UK roads


Tesla has created an emergency response Model 3 that will be trialled by police, fire brigades and other emergency services.
Courts are too lenient on dangerous drivers, says police chief

Police chief: courts too lenient on speeders


A police chief has told The Sunday Times that dangerous drivers should be afforded no more leniency in court than those involved in knife crime.
Top 10 best movie car chases

The 10 best car chases in movie history


We nominate the greatest motorised pursuits committed to film
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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.