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Police Arrest Violent SsangYong Workers
Police Arrest Violent SsangYong Workers

10 Aug 2009, 13:07 UTC / Even if the civil war at SsangYong's plant in Pyeongtaek finally came to an end last week, the police - workers standoff continues in South Korea. But this time in a less violent manner. Police...

 
SsangYong Strikers Agree to End Protests
SsangYong Strikers Agree to End Protests

6 Aug 2009, 14:14 UTC / After almost two months during which police troops and SsangYong workers had several violent clashes, the strikers who occupied the Pyeongtaek plant finally agreed to leave it voluntarily. SsangYong...

 
Police Raid SsangYong Plant, Many Injured
Police Raid SsangYong Plant, Many Injured

6 Aug 2009, 06:08 UTC / It was only a matter of time until the protest at SsangYong's plant in Pyeongtaek turned into a violent confrontation between the strikers and police forces. If until now special troops avoided...

 
Police Car Line-Up at Classic Motor Show
Police Car Line-Up at Classic Motor Show

5 Aug 2009, 06:16 UTC / The upcoming 2009 Classic Motor Show, held November 13 to 15 at Birmingham will witness a somewhat odd display of six british Police cars, but not the ones you see on the road today, but those which...

 
Police Assault SsangYong Factory
Police Assault SsangYong Factory

4 Aug 2009, 13:32 UTC / And the war continues. This time the main characters are the police officers who decided to storm the SsangYong plant in South Korea one more time. Approximately 80 policemen covered by three police...

 
Tear Gas for SsangYong Strikers
Tear Gas for SsangYong Strikers

3 Aug 2009, 14:27 UTC / The dispute between SsangYong protesters who occupied a paint shop in Pyeongtaek continued yesterday when police forces decided to spray liquid tear gas over the workers who took over the assembly p...

 
Lexus IS-F Police Car
Lexus IS-F Police Car

27 Jul 2009, 13:05 UTC / Hard to wrap your head around it, but the Humberside Police have bought a Lexus IS-F to be used in chasing crime. We don't know what sort of criminals does Humberside have to deserve the honor ...

 
Police Assault SsangYong Plant
Police Assault SsangYong Plant

21 Jul 2009, 11:01 UTC / Things heat up at SsangYong's Pyeongtaek facility, where hundreds of police officers are reported to have stormed the buildings occupied for almost two months. The initial assault of Korean rio...

 
smart Joins the Force
smart Joins the Force

15 Jul 2009, 12:27 UTC / Advertising your vehicles with the help of local law enforcement agencies seems to have become a trend for automotive manufacturers. If the cars they build aren't police, carmakers still seem t...

 
Ssangyong Pyeongtaek: Police Ready to Use Force
Ssangyong Pyeongtaek: Police Ready to Use Force

14 Jul 2009, 07:01 UTC / Things heat up once again at the Ssangyong Motor plant in Pyeongtaek, Gyeonggi Province, after in early July some 900 workers stormed the entrance to the facility. This time, the local police is get...

 
German Police Knocks at Force India's Door
German Police Knocks at Force India's Door

10 Jul 2009, 13:46 UTC / Force India nearly missed this weekend's German Grand Prix following a brief police raid at team's motor home at the Nurburgring. The German police allegedly knocked at Force India's ...

 
Skoda Goes after the UK Police
Skoda Goes after the UK Police

30 Jun 2009, 14:36 UTC / Another European car manufacturer goes after law enforcement agencies in the UK, after Vauxhall and Jaguar. This time, Czech manufacturer Skoda will try a new approach, as they will be attending the...

 
IRS, DEA Raid Denny Hecker's Properties
IRS, DEA Raid Denny Hecker's Properties

18 Jun 2009, 08:28 UTC / Things are going from bad to worse for former US Chrysler dealer Denny Hecker. After two weeks he filed for personal bankruptcy under Chapter 7, Hecker's situation deteriorated today as TV and ...

 
No Charges for Ronaldo in Ferrari Crash
No Charges for Ronaldo in Ferrari Crash

17 Jun 2009, 08:05 UTC / A few months ago, international football player Cristiano Ronaldo crashed his new £200,000 ($328,700) Ferrari 599 GTB, but the police announced yesterday that he would not be charged over the ...

 
2009 Vauxhall Insignia Joins the Police
2009 Vauxhall Insignia Joins the Police

14 May 2009, 09:44 UTC / The British version of the 2009 European Car of the Year, the Vauxhall Insignia, got a major makeover these days to become no less than a police car. And not one, but three versions will be offered ...

 
Infrared Cameras to Monitor Drivers in UK
Infrared Cameras to Monitor Drivers in UK

2 Mar 2009, 10:06 UTC / Besides the speed cameras that were already stressful enough, British motorists will have one more reason to feel supervised each second at the wheel. According to The Daily Mail, the Highways Ag...

 
Over 40,000 Unwitting British Motorists Are Driving without Valid Permit
Over 40,000 Unwitting British Motorists Are Driving without Valid Permit

17 Feb 2009, 11:44 UTC / Have you ever thought about what would be like to drive thinking you have a valid permit and then to get pulled over by cops who claim your license has expired? Well, you should have as more than 40...

 
UK Police Want to Stop Stolen Cars with X-Net
UK Police Want to Stop Stolen Cars with X-Net

12 Feb 2009, 20:03 UTC / Carjackers might soon say “Goodbye” to their jobs as the British police are now testing a new device able to stop any car they want. The device called X-Net is a spiked web which wrap...

 
Truck Rolls Aways by Itself, Driver Reports Theft
Truck Rolls Aways by Itself, Driver Reports Theft

12 Feb 2009, 16:57 UTC / Any good driver knows that after parking your car, you should leave it in gear and with the handbrake on to make sure it doesn't roll away in your absence. But when it comes to automatic gearbo...

 
Bentley Driver Shoots Himself in the Head after Chase
Bentley Driver Shoots Himself in the Head after Chase

11 Feb 2009, 09:11 UTC / The slow-speed chase after the Bentley driver on Los Angeles freeways ended in a tragic manner. Although the ordeal seemed to have come to an end when the driver eventually stopped near the place wh...