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15Pennsylvania Trooper Named 'International Officer Of The Year'

Trooper Strohmeyer called "a hero in the truest sense of the word" by Attorney General

A state trooper in Pennsylvania earned the highest award in law enforcement ten months after he helped end a gunman's murderous rampage.

96Grandmother Dead After Leading Police On High-Speed Chase

Police say she was driving with a suspended license

A New Hampshire grandmother was shot dead by police after a high-speed car chase. Police told NBC that Wendy Lawrence of Canterbury, N.H., took off after a patrolman pulled her over for driving erratically.

26Video: Google Maps great for viewing aerial chases

Google Earth car chase – Click above to watch the video after the jump

22VIDEO: Finnish Him: Nordic authorities' harpoon chase-ender amazingly never approved

Finnish police car chase harpoon -- Click above to watch video

36New police pursuit-ending device inspired by Spiderman, squid

Click above for a walk-through of how the SQUID works

63VIDEO: Top Gear Australia picks top three movie chase scenes

Click above to see Top Gear Australia's three best movie car chase scenes after the jump

28Stolen donut van chased by cops, LOTS of cops

Whatever you do,kids, do not steal a donut truck and try to drive that bad boy through Tama County, Iowa. They will make it positively rain police on you. Frank Alvarado found this out the hard way when he stole a donut van from a Donut Delite driver on his rounds, and ended up on a five-and-a-half-hour run from the law.

5Back to the Future, Bullitt added to National Film Registry

Judging from how a generation of thirty-somethings have images of a flying, fusion-powered DeLorean imprinted in their DNA, we'd say that Back To The Future has left its mark. Likewise, Highland Green '68 Mustang fastbacks only look appropriate wearing American Racing Torq-Thrust Ds and flying through the air. Bullitt might not have quite as broad an influence since it wasn't a comedy, but it's touched at least two generations of car nuts and sparked two commemorative edition cars. Because of th

15Chicagoans launch a pair of Oldsmobiles from 18 stories into river

Those crazy folks in the Windy City... they shot not one Oldsmobile Cutlass off the top floor of the Marina Towers' parking deck into the Chicago River, but two. The staged accident was really part of a recreation of the famous scene from Steve McQueen's "The Hunter," remade by marketing agency Leo Burnett for Allstate Insurance. Leo Burnett engaged Phil Joanou ("The Gridiron Gang," U2 music videos) to direct the action-packed ads that are reminiscent of feature films. The results are spots base

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