Why I Ran

Why I Ran

2008, Other
Drivers explain why they tried to escape from the police.

Episode Guide

  • Why I Ran - Robert; Vachagan (Season 1 Episode 13)
    Season 1 Episode 13:

    Robert; Vachagan

    A man suspected of possessing stolen property leads police on a chase on an icy highway; police pursue a stolen vehicle on the freeway.

  • Why I Ran - Justin; Frank (Season 1 Episode 12)
    Season 1 Episode 12:

    Justin; Frank

    A struggling father steals a van and leads police on a chase; a grandfather flees from police after being pulled over.

  • Why I Ran - Maston; Young (Season 1 Episode 11)
    Season 1 Episode 11:

    Maston; Young

    A man robs a gas station then leads police on a chase through the streets of Indianapolis; a man and his wife lead police on a dangerous highway pursuit.

  • Why I Ran - Amanda; Steven (Season 1 Episode 10)
    Season 1 Episode 10:

    Amanda; Steven

    A mother flees with her three children in the car after officers attempt to pull her over; an intoxicated man runs in a stolen car, with his little brother in the passenger seat.

  • Why I Ran - Kevin; Jason (Season 1 Episode 9)
    Season 1 Episode 9:

    Kevin; Jason

    An armed robbery suspect flees the state; officers fire upon a suspect after a dangerous chase through a residential neighborhood.

  • Why I Ran - Christie; Victor (Season 1 Episode 8)
    Season 1 Episode 8:

    Christie; Victor

    A woman breaks into a home and steals a car; a man with a suspended license flees from the police resulting in a violent crash.

  • Why I Ran - Adam; Gary (Season 1 Episode 7)
    Season 1 Episode 7:

    Adam; Gary

    A man with a criminal past escapes from a detention facility in an attempt to see his family; a young man resorts to theft in an effort to impress his friends.

  • Why I Ran - Robert; Montrell (Season 1 Episode 6)
    Season 1 Episode 6:

    Robert; Montrell

    A man suffering from bipolar disorder runs from the police after a botched drug deal; a man's life crumbles after being expelled from a university, leading him to begin transporting drugs.

  • Why I Ran - Scott; Trey (Season 1 Episode 5)
    Season 1 Episode 5:

    Scott; Trey

    A man from a wealthy family runs from police after being pulled over for coasting through a stop sign; a man find himself caught up in a high-speed pursuit due to a drug offense.

  • Why I Ran - Betty; Josh (Season 1 Episode 4)
    Season 1 Episode 4:

    Betty; Josh

    A woman suffering from mental illness leads police on a chase across state lines; a young man is caught in a police sting operation.

  • Why I Ran - Ron; Hector (Season 1 Episode 3)
    Season 1 Episode 3:

    Ron; Hector

    A crack addict pushes his wife to notify police after he sells their things for drugs; a man turns to drugs to help sustain his long hours on the road as a truck driver.

  • Why I Ran - Angie; Paul (Season 1 Episode 2)
    Season 1 Episode 2:

    Angie; Paul

    A single mother of two and her accomplice attempt to return stolen designer shoes for money; an intoxicated man is spotted by police rolling through a stop sign.

  • Why I Ran - Amber; Herman (Season 1 Episode 1)
    Season 1 Episode 1:

    Amber; Herman

    A young mother falls in with the wrong crowd and becomes an accomplice in a robbery; a man struggling to support his family attempts to transport drugs across state lines.