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The Camarillo Police Department issues 84 Citations for Distracted Driving

The Camarillo Police Department issues 84 Citations for Distracted Driving

Camarillo, Ca. – The Camarillo Police Department cited 84 drivers for violating California’s hands-free cell phone law as part of a larger effort to educate the public on the dangers of distracted driving. “April is Distracted Driving Awareness Month, and it is important for drivers to understand the huge risks they take using their cell […]

Distracted Driving | A Message from the Thousand Oaks Police Department

Distracted Driving | A Message from the Thousand Oaks Police Department

The Thousand Oaks Police Department continues to promote traffic safety within the community. In an effort to recognize certain hazards while driving, the Traffic Bureau has started a monthly traffic awareness reminder program, addressing a traffic topic each month. While we focus on a specific topic each month, it’s always imperative to understand and follow all rules of […]

Distracted Driving Enforcement Effort Yields 38 Citations in Simi Valley

Distracted Driving Enforcement Effort Yields 38 Citations in Simi Valley

On July 26, 2017, the Simi Valley Police Department Traffic Bureau conducted a Distracted Driving Enforcement Effort with grant funds from the California Office of Traffic Safety. Five Police Officers and one Police Sergeant were deployed throughout the city looking for drivers who were violating the law by talking, texting or holding their portable electronic […]

Ventura PD: Working Together to Stop Distracted Driving

Ventura PD: Working Together to Stop Distracted Driving

April is recognized as National Distracted Driving Awareness Month. In California, the Office of Traffic Safety (OTS), Ventura Police Department, California Highway Patrol and community partners throughout the state are working together to make the roads safer by highlighting the dangers of being distracted while driving, especially by cell phones. “Police officers would rather see everyone […]

2 DUI Drivers arrested in 4 days for surfing Facebook or illegally using cell phone while driving

2 DUI Drivers arrested in 4 days for surfing Facebook or illegally using cell phone while driving

Simi Valley Police Department – Incident Press Release Simi Valley Police Traffic Bureau Officers arrested two drivers this past week who had significant, high blood alcohol levels while operating their cars on Simi Valley roadways.  One driver, a 25 year-old-male from Glendale was driving on Madera Road at 9:40 P.M. when a motorcycle officer observed him […]

Distracted Driving Enforcement Nets Citations and Vehicle Tows

Distracted Driving Enforcement Nets Citations and Vehicle Tows

Oxnard PD release results of Distracted Driving Enforcement

Oxnard PD release results of Distracted Driving Enforcement

On Wednesday, April 20, 2016, between the hours of 3:00 p.m. and 8:00 p.m., officers from the Oxnard Police Department and California Highway Patrol, Ventura Area, conducted a distracted driving enforcement operation in the City of Oxnard.  The purpose of the enforcement operation was to raise awareness about the dangers of distracted driving in an […]

Simi Valley PD Give Distracted Driving Reminder and Facts

Simi Valley PD Give Distracted Driving Reminder and Facts

Ongoing education about distraction behind the wheel is part of our campaign to balance enforcement with knowledge. Distracted driving is not only cellular phone use. It takes 100% of a driver’s attention to drive safely and any activity causing inattention may result in tragedy. To read and answer a text message when hearing the text […]

Simi Valley Police Traffic Unit Distracted Driving and Pedestrian Crosswalk Enforcement Results

Simi Valley Police Traffic Unit Distracted Driving and Pedestrian Crosswalk Enforcement Results

The Simi Valley Police Department has conducted two enforcement operations designed to both evaluate and enforce compliance with distracted drivers (on cell phones / texting) and yielding the right of way to pedestrians within a crosswalk. It is unfortunate that in a short 3 hour period of time on 2/25/16, 39 total citations were issued […]

Moorpark Police Department to Step Up Enforcement for Distracted Drivers

Moorpark Police Department to Step Up Enforcement for Distracted Drivers
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