Manhattan Beach Police Receive $50,000 Traffic Safety GrantNov 12, 2021 11:45AM ● By Dig Mb Staff
· DUI checkpoints and patrols specifically focused on suspected impaired drivers.
· Enforcement operations focused on suspected distracted drivers in violation of California’s hands-free cell phone law.
· Bicycle and pedestrian safety enforcement operations focused on driver behaviors that put vulnerable road users at risk.
· Enforcement operations focused on top violations that cause crashes: speeding, failure to yield, stop sign and/or red-light running, and improper turning or lane changes.
· Community education presentations on traffic safety issues such as distracted driving, DUI, speeding, and bicycle and pedestrian safety.
· Collaborative enforcement efforts with neighboring agencies.
· Officer training and/or recertification in the following areas: Standard Field Sobriety Test (SFST), Advanced Roadside Impaired Driving Enforcement (ARIDE) and Drug Recognition Expert (DRE).
The grant program will run through September 2022.
for the program was provided by a grant from the California Office of
Traffic Safety, through the National Highway Traffic Safety