Trucker facing 18 charges after getting pulled over for completing paperwork while driving

A truck driver and his company are facing a combined 18 charges after the driver was caught completing paperwork while driving a truck with multiple defects.  The incident happened...

Truck driver faces dozens of felony charges after colliding with loaded school bus in...

A truck driver is facing a slew serious A truck driver is facing a slew of serious charges for his role in a collision involving a school bus loaded with students in Indiana over the weekend.

California prosecutes 20 for DMV scheme that put hundreds of ‘unqualified commercial drivers on...

This week, prosecutors in California announced the successful prosecution of Department of Motor Vehicle (DMV) workers, trucking school owners, and affiliates who were allegedly involved in a scheme to provide commercial driver's licenses (CDL) to unqualified candidates.

UPDATE: Man charged with murder after dead body revealed in semi’s minor wreck with...

The man already charged after an incident with a semi truck revealed a dead body in his pickup is now facing murder charges.  19-year-old Stephen Freeman was charged with...

Former Border Patrol agent charged for hiring undocumented individuals as cheaper commercial truck drivers

Authorities have charged three people, including a former U.S. Border Patrol (BP) officer, for allegedly conspiring to hire undocumented individuals as commercial drivers for their trucking company. Former...

Nissan driver ticketed for driving up and partially crashing off car carrier ramp in...

This week, Florida firefighters rescued a motorist who drove up the ramp of a car carrier, then partially crashed off, leaving his vehicle dangling.

Washington troopers fatally shoot suspect who stole and crashed a big rig

Washington State Police (WSP) were involved in the fatal shooting of a suspect who carjacked and then rolled a semi truck near Lacey on Friday.

Alert: Cargo theft risk on the rise during Thanksgiving weekend

Truckers should be on the alert for an increased risk of cargo theft over the Thanksgiving holiday weekend, according to CargoNet.

Truck driver in serious school bus crash requests reduced bond 

The truck driver facing more than two dozen charges for a serious crash with a school bus has requested a reduced bond this week.  Victor Santos appeared in court...

Tennessee truckers say “nobody even cares” about rise in cargo thefts, including police 

Truckers in Tennessee say that they are disappointed in the police response to a recent increase in cargo thefts in the Memphis area.  Husband-and-wife trucking team Craig and Tam...

Trucker arrested for taking furniture off truck after catching wind of mass layoffs at...

A truck driver has been arrested for taking furniture out of a semi truck after being notified of mass layoffs at his company.  The truck driver was arrested at...

Double shooting reported at Tiger Truck Stop

Two people were hurt in a Thanksgiving Day shooting at a popular Louisiana truck stop best known for animal attractions.

One man dead, another hurt, following gunfight at Tiger Truck Stop

Authorities have released more information on a shooting that occurred at a popular Louisiana truck stop on Thanksgiving.

Multi-state trucker blitz underway on I-94 this week

Law enforcement agencies in multiple states are partnering this week to target commercial vehicle drivers traveling on I-94. From November 28 through December 2, 2022, troopers with the...

Trucker claims he was “obligated” to smuggle cocaine after “an accident” 

A truck driver caught attempting to smuggle cocaine says that he was “obligated” to transport the contraband after an incident “with some people.” Truck driver Mauricio Lopez Montes was...
Man Charged With First Degree Murder For Shooting Trucker On I-88

‘Senseless loss of life’ — Tow truck driver sentenced to 50 years for fatal...

A man found guilty in the 2017 fatal shooting of a semi truck driver in Oak Brook, Illinois, was sentenced to prison on Monday.