One hundred and twenty-eight short stories of high-speed pursuits, heart-breaking traffic accidents, drunk drivers, physical confrontations, unsolved murders, character studies of police officers and civilians, ethical quandaries, humor, and other events that went well beyond routine activities are included in aCow County Chip.a For the most part, other police officers would have similar stories to relate, but the circumstances would vary, and there are a few episodes here that almost certainly would be uniquely T. R. aTicket Teda Shannonas. The majority of the events took place in the pastoral Sierra Nevada county of Calaveras. Due to supporting vast herds of cattle, many of Californiaas rural counties are referred to as acow counties, a and one nickname for CHP officers is aChips, a thus the title of this book. T. R. Shannon ProductionsaOne of the worst cars of the worlda wrote a supposedly knowledgeable motoring journalist, referring to the 1986 to 1990 Chevrolet Caprice. Clumsy handling ... The 1975 introduction of catalytic converters improved matters a lot. ... The pre- 1971 Dodges had manual steering which was very precise, again for the time- frame.
|Title||:||Cow County Chip|
|Author||:||T. R. Shannon|
|Publisher||:||AuthorHouse - 2013-02-25|