Distracted Driving

Cellphone crackdown nets 4,143 citations

June 30 marked the end of the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration’s special demonstration project known as “Phone in One Hand. Ticket in the Other,” te ...

Placer County Sheriff’s Office steps up distracted driving enforcement

The Placer County Sheriff’s Office will continue its enforcement of cell phone laws from Feb. 25 through March 8, according to a press release from Sheriff Edward N. Bonner. ...

CHP urges safe, non-distracted driving

Distracted driving is a serious safety concern for all drivers throughout California, especially teen drivers. Eighty percent of vehicle crashes involve some kind of driver distrac ...

Sacramento region law enforcement cracking down on texting and handheld cell use

  The California Office of Traffic Safety has teamed up with the U.S. Department of Transportation’s National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, the California High ...