Crime

This week, the Kansas Highway Patrol (KHP) honored a farmer and his son who risked their lives to save a blacked-out trucker from crashing off an I-70 overpass in December.
Truck driver commits suicide after being arrested for migrant smuggling attempt in Texas earlier this month.  The incident began at about 6:45 p.m. on February 17th when a red tractor trailer arrived at the Interstate 35 Border...

Trucker charged with attempted murder of fellow driver at Arizona truck stop

Police say that a truck driver is charged with attempted murder following an argument that escalated at an Arizona truck stop.

Police pursuit of stolen semi leaves truck owner struggling

Police pursuit of stolen semi leaves owner of the stolen rig devastated and out of work.  The truck theft and pursuit happened on Wednesday, February...

Trucker dead after murdering girlfriend outside trucking company 

Trucker dead after murdering girlfriend inside semi truck parked at trucking company.  Both deaths occurred early on Thursday, February 22nd starting at around 3:15 a.m....

Cigarette delivery driver held at gunpoint in Memphis

A delivery driver held at gunpoint says that a group of men took off with his load of cigarettes in Memphis late last week.  The...

Six and a half tons of meth found in big rig named ‘largest ever’ drug seizure at a port of entry

U.S. Customs and Border Protection seized several tons of illegal drugs from a big rig in Texas as part of the 'largest ever' drug seizure at a port of entry.

$700K worth of drugs uncovered during routine roadside CMV inspection

Illinois State Police arrested a truck driver on drug trafficking charges after finding a large amount of suspected cocaine/fentanyl during a routine roadside CMV inspection.

Complaints against A-1’s towing escalate as cars become targets

Complaints against A-1’s towing are beginning to escalate as the operation begins to target cars as well as semi trucks.  The most recent incident occurred...

OTR truck driver arrested in Ohio on nearly 650 charges

An OTR truck driver was arrested in Ohio earlier this month on a warrant for hundreds of charges related to a theft.

Trucker used company card to buy $31k in lottery tickets

A concrete trucker used company card to buy $31,000 in lottery tickets and is now facing charges in Florida.  47-year-old concrete truck driver Warren Alexander...

Police pursuit of teenagers end in crash with semi truck

A police pursuit of teenagers ended in a dramatic crash with a semi truck in Los Angeles on Sunday evening.  The incident occurred on February...

Released prisoner assaults trucker, steals $1.25 million worth of sports cars, sheriff says

An Arizona sheriff says that a recently released prisoner attacked a trucker and stole his load of $1.25 million worth of sports cars on Thursday.

Feds charge 17 connected to San Diego trucking company’s drug trafficking scheme

Federal authorities have charged 17 people in connection with a scheme to use a San Deigo trucking company's fleet to smuggle drugs packed into fire extinguishers and concealed in scrap metal loads.

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