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2011 Statistics of US Military Traffic Related Crime In South Korea

» by March 14th, 2013 at 6:32 pm » Comments (11)

[caption id="" align="alignnone" width="500"] Image from the KIA Flickr site.[/caption] Earlier this week I posted the 2011 statistics for ROK criminal prosecutions of US military servicemembers serving in South Korea.  After ...more »

Are Koreans Really the World’s Worst Drivers?

» by February 17th, 2013 at 6:33 pm » Comments (62)

There has been an ongoing discussion in the Open Thread in regards to Korean drivers being the worst in the world.  Haven driven in many countries I can honestly say ...more »

USFK Officer Killed In Bus Accident In Seoul

» by August 1st, 2012 at 5:07 pm » Comments (75)

This is a tragic accident that unfortunately when it comes to vehicle accidents involving pedestrians is very common in Korea:  A U.S. Army officer died last Friday after he was hit ...more »

Parents of Girls Killed In 2002 USFK Armored Vehicle Accident React To the 10 Year Anniversary of the Tragedy

» by June 15th, 2012 at 4:42 am » Comments (22)

Via the Marmot's Hole comes this very good article from the Hankyoreh (Did I just say good article and Hankyoreh in the same sentence????) in regards to the 10th anniversary ...more »

Remembering the 10th Anniversary of the 2002 Armored Vehicle Accident

» by June 13th, 2012 at 3:01 am » Comments (56)

It has been ten years since the tragic 2002 armored vehicle accident that killed two Korean teenagers Shim Mi-son and Shin Hyo-sun.  For those that haven’t heard of this accident it ...more »

Picture of the Day: 5 University Students Die In Crash

» by August 8th, 2011 at 1:00 pm » Comments (7)

[caption id="" align="alignnone" width="500" caption="Five Chungnam National University students were killed and five others injured yesterday after their van overturned in Muju, North Jeolla. Police have yet to determine the ...more »

Nine Year Anniversary of the 2002 Armored Vehicle Accident

» by June 13th, 2011 at 3:07 am » Comments (37)

It has been nine years since the tragic 2002 armored vehicle accident that killed two Korean teenagers Shim Mi-son and Shin Hyo-sun.  For those that haven't heard of this accident it ...more »

Picture of the Day: Tour Bus Accident

» by June 9th, 2011 at 1:00 pm » Comments (0)

[caption id="" align="alignnone" width="500" caption="Rescue workers attempt to enter a tourist bus that was badly damaged in a traffic accident that killed two people and injured 44 others. The bus ...more »

Picture of the Day: Fatal Bus Crash In Seoul

» by November 6th, 2010 at 1:16 pm » Comments (12)

[caption id="" align="alignnone" width="500" caption=" The left side of a #9000 bus after being crushed in a collision with a tour bus at the intersection of Euljiro 2-ga, central Seoul, yesterday. ...more »

Navy Petty Officer Arrested for Drunk Driving & Accident In A HMMWV On Okinawa

» by March 22nd, 2010 at 4:05 am » Comments (5)

I have never heard of a servicemember drunk driving in a HMMWV before, but if you were going to do it Okinawa is definitely not the place to be trying ...more »

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