Monday, January 24, 2011

Accident Reduction Initiative

Tomorrow, from 10:00 am to 6:00 pm, the Overland Park Police Department will conduct its monthly Accident Reduction Initiative. More than two dozen officers from the department's Community Policing Section, TAC Section and Traffic Safety Unit will participate. Officers will be deployed in High Accident Locations, citing drivers for violations that often result in an accident. These violations include running red lights. following too closely, unsafe lane changes and aggressive driving. Officers will also be citing drivers and passengers who are observed not wearing their seat belts. Tomorrow's locations are as follows:

Metcalf; 75th Street to 151st Street
College Blvd.; Westgate to Metcalf