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November 29, 2012
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California law enforcement to crack down on driving and cell phone use

The South Lake Tahoe Police Department has teamed up with The California Office of Traffic Safety, the U.S. Department of Transportation's National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, the California Highway Patrol, and 36 other law enforcement agencies across the greater Sacramento region to eliminate motorists' hand-held cell phone use and texting. The effort is a special federally funded pilot program using the region to test tactics that may be employed nationally in the future.

Beginning Nov. 30 and lasting through Dec. 9, South Lake Tahoe PD will be out in force to issue tickets to drivers using hand-held cell phones or …

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The Record Courier Updated Nov 29, 2012 07:24PM Published Nov 29, 2012 07:24PM Copyright 2012 The Record Courier. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.