The NYPD has launched a weeklong crackdown on reckless driving – targeting infractions including speeding, running red lights, and texting behind the wheel.
The Department of Transportation ads warn motorists that “reckless driving kills” and feature family members holding pictures of loved ones killed by reckless drivers.
An SUV driver accused of causing a wreck in Meriden that killed two children and injured three other people was charged with reckless driving and other crimes Sunday.
A man has been slapped with multiple charges and traffic citations in connection with a crash that left a 9-year-old boy dead, and three others injured, in Fort Greene, Brooklyn this weekend.
The crackdown on reckless motorcycle drivers continued over the weekend on Long Island.
Seven motorcyclists were arrested on reckless driving charges in Suffolk County Sunday, and dozens more were cited.
Authorities say on Thursday, Victor Kwak, 22, lost control of his car and struck a curb, then swerved onto a sidewalk and hit 28-year-old Sandra Munoz-Molina of Carlstadt.
A southern New Jersey man has been slapped with drunken driving charges, after police say he was caught driving a box truck that was on fire and had no front tires.
The state of New York is considering a dramatic expansion of its DNA collection. New Yorkers who find themselves under arrest for anything may soon have to give up a sample.