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NYPD Debuts New ‘Windshield Boot’ for Parking Scofflaws

The NYPD debuted a new weapon in its war against parking violators late Thursday, flashing a “windshield boot” for the first time. Read more here.

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Carlsbad Police Officer Hit in Head with Skateboard after Rock Shatters Windshield

A Carlsbad, California, police officer is in the hospital with severe injuries after he was assaulted overnight while checking his patrol car for damages. Read more here.

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Gurugram Police Crack Down on Interstate Vehicle Lifting Gang, Recover Stolen Vehicles

In a significant breakthrough, the police in Gurugram, India have apprehended two members of an interstate vehicle lifting gang that employed sophisticated techniques, including GPS jammers and duplicate key-making devices, to execute their thefts. The thieves would break the glass … Continue reading

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2 CPD Officers Struck when Bullet Hits Windshield while on Patrol in Humboldt Park Neighborhood

Two Chicago police officers were on a routine patrol in their squad car when a gunshot struck their windshield, hitting one officer in his bulletproof vest and leaving the other injured from broken glass. Read more here.

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Police Search for Serial Windshield Smashers in Macomb County, Michigan

After reports of multiple incidents of windshield smashing in Macomb County, Michigan, the Macomb County Police are searching for the suspects. Read more here.

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Police: U-32 School Bus Windshield Shot Out

Montpelier, Vt., police are investigating after a U-32 school bus’s windshield was shot out Thursday afternoon. Police say the bus, operated by First Student, stopped in East Montpelier near the Agway train tracks just before 3:30 p.m. when the driver’s … Continue reading

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Traffic Cop Breaks Car’s Windshield as Owner Runs Red Light

The traffic policeman tried to stop the car which had jumped the red light and hit it with a stick in which the windshield got damaged, they said. A woman and a minor girl aged around two years were also in … Continue reading

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Auburn Police Seek ID on Suspect Accused of Smashing Out Car Windows

Authorities say a man drove behind a business, then walked up to a parked car and smashed out three of its windows. Police did not specify where this happened or if anything led up to this incident. Click here to … Continue reading

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Fleeing Suspect Rams Utah Police Cars in Pursuit, Smashes Window with Head

Brigham City Police Chief Chad Reyes said the man, identified as 47-year-old Brandon Chappell, tried to hit officers with his vehicle and smashed through the window of an officer’s vehicle — with his head. Click here to read more.

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Undercover Police Officer Injured By Shattered Glass After Vehicle Shot Up in Southwest Philadelphia

Officials say the officer was working undercover at the time. The car the officer was in was struck by a bullet and the shattered glass injured the officer, according to police. Click here to read more.  

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Police Say Rome Man Smashed Car Window

A 37-year-old man is accused of smashing out a vehicle’s rear window on Thursday, according to the Rome Police Department. Click here to read more.  

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Man Caught Hanging Out of Sunroof ‘Wanted to be TikTok Famous’

The passenger was apparently ‘hoping to become TikTok famous’ by recording himself hanging out of the sunroof. It seems the fun was cut a little short after police saw the events unfold in an unmarked police car. Click here to … Continue reading

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Motorist Fined for Driving with Just a Tiny ‘Porthole’ in Misted-up Windscreen

A driver has been fined by police after being caught driving with their windscreen completely misted over. Click here to read more.  

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Video: Phoenix Police Officer Avoids Injury When Bullet Pierces Windshield

A Phoenix police officer avoided injury Wednesday when a teenage suspect shot through the windshield of his unmarked police car, authorities said. The Phoenix Police Department posted a short video clip Friday from inside the car, showing glass shattering. Click here … Continue reading

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Highway Closed for an Hour After Windshields Damaged

VIDEO: Highway 17 was closed for over an hour between Summit Road and Sugarloaf Road due to police activity Saturday afternoon. Da Lin reports from Scotts Valley. Click here to view video.  

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NYPD Cop Fires Taser into Car Window Before it Gets Away by Driving Over the Hood of a Parked Police Car in Brooklyn

Police are searching for a man who drove over the hood of a cop car that was parked next to him after an officer fired a Taser at him. Click here to read more.

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