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Advocates Looking For Ways To Make NYC Streets Safer For PedestriansThe advocacy group Families for Safe Streets estimates every 35 hours someone is killed in traffic in New York City.
Elderly Man Injured During Jaywalking Citation On UWS To Sue The CityPolice insisted that officers did not strike Wong deliberately, and that when an officer pulled out a summons book and began writing a ticket, a struggle ensued.
City Councilman Pushes For Signs Alerting Drivers Of Red Light CamerasThe city currently does not post signs in an effort to deter drivers from running reds at all times. Violators caught running a light on one of the cameras are mailed a ticket.
New York Families Push For Rapid Implementation Of 'Vision Zero' InitiativeMembers of a new group called 'Families For Safer Streets' gathered on the steps outside of city hall on Sunday afternoon.
Family Threatens To Sue After Man Is Injured As Police Give Him Jaywalking TicketThe NYPD on Monday was investigating how an 84-year-old Chinese immigrant, who speaks no English, suffered serious head injuries while getting a jaywalking ticket on the Upper West Side.
Crackdown On Jaywalking After 3 Traffic Deaths At 96th And Broadway On UWSThe NYPD has mounted a major crackdown on jaywalking and motor vehicle violations at a dangerous intersection on the Upper West Side.
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