Crime

A police officer is recovering after being struck by a DUI driver while investigating a separate DUI driver, all with a commercial vehicle blocking traffic. The incident happened just after 3 a.m. on June 11th on Interstate...
A Texas task force recently seized a large amount of cash that officers found hidden on a semi truck during a traffic stop.

Man in stolen semi who caused standoff on I-205 held on $200k bond

The man who allegedly stole a commercial vehicle, prompting an aggressive chase and standoff on Interstate 205 made his first appearance in court on...

Truck driver charged with DUI after driving burning big rig for a mile on I-80, troopers say

A truck driver is facing charges after he was caught driving a semi truck that was on fire while he was allegedly under the influence of alcohol in Illinois over the weekend.

Recently released “Iron Man” bank robber back in jail for setting fire to own semi truck

A man previously convicted for robbing a bank while wearing an Iron Man mask is back in jail this week after setting fire to...

Video shows stolen big rig ramming Oregon police cruisers

A bystander captured startling video of a stolen semi truck ramming police cruisers during a pursuit that occurred on Monday in Washington.

New Jersey trucking company owner sentenced for kickback conspiracy, tax evasion

A New Jersey trucking company owner was sentenced last week on charges related to wire fraud kickback conspiracy and tax evasion.

Major backups on I-205 in Washington due to standoff involving driver of commercial vehicle

Interstate 205 is experiencing serious backups as a result of a police standoff with the driver of a stolen commercial vehicle.  The backups are at...

Truck driver held on $900 bond for reckless driving

A truck driver is being held on bond and is facing multiple charges after being arrested on Sunday night.  62-year-old Anthony Robin Landrum was arrested...

Truck driver who “maliciously” torched Swift trailers sentenced to 10 years

A truck driver convicted of “maliciously” setting fire to multiple Swift Transportation trailers has been sentenced to more than 10 years in federal prison...

Chicago man charged with stealing $9.5 million worth of interstate shipments

A Chicago man is facing multiple federal charges related to stealing $9.5 million worth of items, including liquor and commercial-grade copper, from interstate shipments.

Trucking company settles discrimination lawsuit for $65k after firing driver for religious beliefs

A trucking company agreed to settle a religious and racial discrimination lawsuit for $65,000 this week.  The lawsuit was filed by the U.S. Equal Employment...

Body cam shows Texas trucker arrested for smuggling 19 people in sleeper berth

A Texas trucker was arrested this week after 19 people were discovered in the sleeper berth of his Peterbilt during a traffic stop, police say.

Men caught stealing diesel at a Love’s by purchasing “not ordinary” amount

Two men were arrested for stealing diesel at a Love’s after an employee noticed them purchasing a “not ordinary” amount of fuel.  The theft took...

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