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(KTLA Los Angeles)   How embarrassing: Driver in car chase tries to give up to the police. The key word there is try, because the cops gave up on the chase an hour before   (ktla.com) divider line
    More: Amusing, Los Angeles, San Fernando Valley, Los Angeles Police Department, Police, California Highway Patrol, suspected stolen vehicle Thursday night, Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority, Canoga Park, Los Angeles, California  
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2022-08-05 4:46:38 PM  
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As a native Angeleno, I have to say that Ralph's is a rather unfortunate name for a place that sells food.
 
2022-08-05 5:03:04 PM  
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The guy drove one hour thinking he had a the cops in pursuit when they weren't anymore. I think drugs were involved.
 
2022-08-05 5:33:31 PM  
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Seems like best case scenario. Suspect attested, no dangerous chase, car recovered, no one got hurt.
 
2022-08-05 5:33:43 PM  
4 votes:
I'm impressed that they actually called off pursuit to reduce risk to the public. This was an ideal outcome.
 
2022-08-05 4:52:46 PM  
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2022-08-05 4:51:02 PM  
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ImpendingCynic: As a native Angeleno, I have to say that Ralph's is a rather unfortunate name for a place that sells food.


Rather than in-n-out?
 
2022-08-06 7:40:43 AM  
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Xander_CDN: Ontario 🍁 cops don't necessarily chase.

"Police pursuits claimed 77 lives over a decade in Canada, study finds"

Ontario's Police Services Act has a regulation on police pursuits that requires officers to weigh the severity of the crime - the need to catch the suspect - against the risk to public safety.


Around here, if it's not a stolen car and they run the plates, they'll just let you go.

And then a couple hours later you get a knock on your door...
 
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