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The Mercury News
Oakland police Cinco de Mayo 'salty margarita' news release backfiresto designate a sober driver," Watson said. "At the same time, we have to be car
Oakland police Cinco de Mayo 'salty margarita' news release backfires
The Mercury News / Posted 8 hours ago
to designate a sober driver," Watson said. "At the same time, we have to be careful about our language and not use words that can be offensive." The language in the offensive news release was drafted by the California Office of Traff... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Oakland cops sorry for ‘insensitive’ Cinco de Mayo press releaseshot of tequila this Cinco de Mayo, make sure you have a designated sober drive
Oakland cops sorry for ‘insensitive’ Cinco de Mayo press release
Houston Chronicle / Posted 9 hours ago
shot of tequila this Cinco de Mayo, make sure you have a designated sober driver or arranged another safe way home. “The California Office of Traffic Safety DDVIP (Designated Driver VIP) mobile app is available for free download on iOS and... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Oakland cops sorry for ‘insensitive’ Cinco de Mayo press releaseshot of tequila this Cinco de Mayo, make sure you have a designated sober drive
Oakland cops sorry for ‘insensitive’ Cinco de Mayo press release
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 9 hours ago
shot of tequila this Cinco de Mayo, make sure you have a designated sober driver or arranged another safe way home. “The California Office of Traffic Safety DDVIP (Designated Driver VIP) mobile app is available for free download on iOS and... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
Redding Police to crack down this month on people not wearing seatbeltswhile a rider under 6 years old who’s unbuckled could result in a near-$500 tic
Redding Police to crack down this month on people not wearing seatbelts
The Record Searchlight / Posted 10 hours ago
while a rider under 6 years old who’s unbuckled could result in a near-$500 ticket, police said. The Click It or Ticket Program is administered by the California Office of Traffic Safety. Visit reddingpolice.org or ots.ca.gov for more inform... Read more
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KHSL Chico-Redding
North State celebrates Bicycle Safety MonthGet on your bike and ride, but be safe! That's the message from the California
North State celebrates Bicycle Safety Month
KHSL Chico-Redding / Posted 13 hours ago
Get on your bike and ride, but be safe! That's the message from the California Office of Traffic Safety Tuesday morning. May is Bicycle Safety Month and it's also bike to work and school month. Experts say biking is fun, healthy and economical but... Read more
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Ventura County Star
Simi Valley police to host DUI operation for Cinco de Mayorates, and other expenses ranging from attorney fees, court costs or vehicle to
Simi Valley police to host DUI operation for Cinco de Mayo
Ventura County Star / Posted yesterday
rates, and other expenses ranging from attorney fees, court costs or vehicle towing and repairs. This enforcement effort is funded by a grant from the California Office of Traffic Safety through the National Highway Traffic Safety Administ... Read more
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KEYT 3 Santa Barbara
Santa Barbara Police Launch New Program To Combat Drinking and DrivingBrown said. Funding for the Know Your Limit program is provided to Santa Barba
Santa Barbara Police Launch New Program To Combat Drinking and Driving
KEYT 3 Santa Barbara / Posted yesterday
Brown said. Funding for the Know Your Limit program is provided to Santa Barbara Police Department by a grant from the California Office of Traffic Safety, through the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. The grant runs out in... Read more
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Orange County Register
Anaheim family, distracted driver try to overcome their griefhe said last month in the visitor’s room at Theo Lacy Jail. “I can only imagine
Anaheim family, distracted driver try to overcome their grief
Orange County Register / Posted 4 days ago
he said last month in the visitor’s room at Theo Lacy Jail. “I can only imagine the pain they have.” According to the California Office of Traffic Safety, 80 percent of vehicle crashes involve some sort of driver inattention. Up to 3,000... Read more
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KTVU 2 San Francisco
CHP issues reminder that texting at red lights is against California lawnot outside the travel roadway in marked parking space, you can be found in vio
CHP issues reminder that texting at red lights is against California law
KTVU 2 San Francisco / Posted 6 days ago
not outside the travel roadway in marked parking space, you can be found in violation," Wambaugh said. According to the California Office of Traffic Safety, talking or texting on the phone is the number one cause of a driver distraction. As many... Read more
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Santa Monica Mirror
Top Marks for Santa Monica Liquor Establishments, Blitzing a SMPD Decoy Operationto alcohol. This project is part of the Department of Alcoholic Beverage Contr
Top Marks for Santa Monica Liquor Establishments, Blitzing a SMPD Decoy Operation
Santa Monica Mirror / Posted 6 days ago
to alcohol. This project is part of the Department of Alcoholic Beverage Control’s Minor Decoy/Shoulder Tap Grant Project funded by the California Office of Traffic Safety through the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. Post a c... Read more
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FOX40 Sacramento
Driver Distractions and How to Avoid ThemDriving Week to draw attention to this serious problem. The California Highway
Driver Distractions and How to Avoid Them
FOX40 Sacramento / Posted 6 days ago
Driving Week to draw attention to this serious problem. The California Highway Patrol (CHP), Impact Teen Drivers (ITD), California Office of Traffic Safety (OTS), and national traffic safety leaders are collaborating in April to focus on the... Read more
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Ventura County Star
Driver checkpoint planned in CamarilloDUI crashes that claimed one life and caused 72 injuries, according to authorit
Driver checkpoint planned in Camarillo
Ventura County Star / Posted 6 days ago
DUI crashes that claimed one life and caused 72 injuries, according to authorities. The checkpoint will be funded by a grant from the California Office of Traffic Safety through the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, authorities... Read more
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KEYT 3 Santa Barbara
"Know Your Limit" Program Funded By Grantremains to be seen how Santa Barbara bars and bar-goers react. Police Sgt. Ril
"Know Your Limit" Program Funded By Grant
KEYT 3 Santa Barbara / Posted 6 days ago
remains to be seen how Santa Barbara bars and bar-goers react. Police Sgt. Riley Harwood said he hopes the temporary program, funded by a grant from the California Office of Traffic Safety, will prevent people from drin... Read more
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Ventura County Star
Simi man arrested in connection with violating probation termsperson, a 51-year-old Simi man, was arrested during the operation, officials sa
Simi man arrested in connection with violating probation terms
Ventura County Star / Posted 11 days ago
person, a 51-year-old Simi man, was arrested during the operation, officials said. Police said funding for the operation is provided by a grant from the California Office of Traffic Safety through the National Highway Traffic Safety Administra... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Davis decoy operation nets four adults for buying alcohol for minorinjury and death. The project is part of the Department of Alcoholic Beverage
Davis decoy operation nets four adults for buying alcohol for minor
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 15 days ago
injury and death. The project is part of the Department of Alcoholic Beverage Minor Decoy and Shoulder Tap Decoy Program grant, funded by the California Office of Traffic Safety through the National Highway Traffic Safety... Read more
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Ventura County Star
Moorpark checkpoint leads to one arrest, 7 citationsissued, four of which involved violations of driving with a suspended or revoke
Moorpark checkpoint leads to one arrest, 7 citations
Ventura County Star / Posted 16 days ago
issued, four of which involved violations of driving with a suspended or revoked license. Funding for the checkpoints was provided by a grant from the California Office of Traffic Safety, through the National Highway Traffic Safety Administr... Read more
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Ventura County Star
Oxnard police plan weekend DUI, driver’s license checkpointsigns of being under the influence of drugs and alcohol, authorities said. Fun
Oxnard police plan weekend DUI, driver’s license checkpoint
Ventura County Star / Posted 20 days ago
signs of being under the influence of drugs and alcohol, authorities said. Funding for this checkpoint is provided by a grant from the California Office of Traffic Safety through the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, po... Read more
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Ventura County Star
Weekend DUI checkpoint planned in Moorparkfines, fees, DUI classes and other expenses that can exceed $10,000, authoritie
Weekend DUI checkpoint planned in Moorpark
Ventura County Star / Posted 21 days ago
fines, fees, DUI classes and other expenses that can exceed $10,000, authorities said. Funding for the checkpoint is provided through a grant from the California Office of Traffic Safety through the National Highway Traffic Safety Administ... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Drugged driving a growing scourge on California roadsofficials in recent years have been attempting to determine how much drugged dr
Drugged driving a growing scourge on California roads
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 24 days ago
officials in recent years have been attempting to determine how much drugged driving is happening. A 2012 study by the California Office of Traffic Safety of drivers at night found that 14 percent had drugs in their system. That was double the... Read more
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Pasadena Star-News
39 distracted drivers cited during El Monte crackdowncampaign ended up being arrested due to an outstanding warrant, the sergeant sa
39 distracted drivers cited during El Monte crackdown
Pasadena Star-News / Posted 25 days ago
campaign ended up being arrested due to an outstanding warrant, the sergeant said. Police plan to hold another distracted driving crackdown Monday from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m., he said. Funding is being provided by the California Office of Traffic Safe... Read more
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The Signal
It's California Teen Safe Driving WeekDriving Week to draw attention to this serious problem. The California Highway
It's California Teen Safe Driving Week
The Signal / Posted 29 days ago
Driving Week to draw attention to this serious problem. The California Highway Patrol (CHP), Impact Teen Drivers (ITD), California Office of Traffic Safety (OTS), and national traffic safety leaders are collaborating in April to focus on the... Read more
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Santa Monica Mirror
Bike-Pedestrian Safety Enforcement this Weekend in Santa Monicalaw. Pedestrians should cross the street only in marked crosswalks or at corner
Bike-Pedestrian Safety Enforcement this Weekend in Santa Monica
Santa Monica Mirror / Posted a month ago
law. Pedestrians should cross the street only in marked crosswalks or at corners. Funding for this program is provided by a grant from the California Office of Traffic Safety through the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. Post a comm... Read more

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