Needles, CA: Crosswalk Enforcement conducted at Washington Street and Bailey Avenue.

Needles, CA: Crosswalk Enforcement conducted at Washington Street and Bailey Avenue.

According to the San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department, increasing traffic safety is an integral part of the Sheriff’s strategic plan.

In an ongoing effort to further this goal, deputies are being deployed in the school zones around Needles, California and will be issuing citations to those drivers who violate the pedestrian right-of-way, and the orders given by school crossing guards.

On Wednesday, November 22nd, 2017, deputies from the San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department’s Colorado River Station conducted an enforcement action along Washington Street and Bailey Avenue in Needles, California.

Over the course of the morning, a citation was issued for CVC 2815 – Failure to Obey School Crossing Guard.

Drivers are reminded to yield to all pedestrians in designated crosswalks and obey the school crossing guards during school hours.

Additional enforcement efforts will be conducted throughout the school year to ensure traffic safety near Needles, California schools.

** Press Release: **

https://local.nixle.com/alert/6270643/

** Picture Above from the San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department: **

%d bloggers like this: