Routine traffic stop due to a broken headlight: Check
Ask Driver for I.D.: Check
Being a police officer in Russia can be hazardous, as can be seen in this video posted by RT on October 16, 2010:
Whoa! That officer thought fast when jumping into the car that he had just flagged down! Let's just hope he let the driver off with a warning thanks to his courtesy.
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