Mayor De Blasio Signs Bill Aimed At Cracking Down On Repeat Reckless DriversThe bill would create a pilot program with the mission to crack down on dangerous drivers who rack up camera violations.
NYC Considers New Crackdown On Reckless Drivers Who Rack Up Camera ViolationsThe pilot program would require registered owners of vehicles that have racked up five or more red light violations or 15 or more school zone speed camera violations within a year to complete a traffic safety course.
Police Arrest Man Accused Of Striking NYPD Officer In Times Square Hit-And-RunHe was wanted for speeding off from a drug arrest in August, nearly striking a woman walking her dog.
Residents Plead For Help As Band Of Reckless Drivers Terrorize Brooklyn NeighborhoodDrivers are allegedly behaving badly in Bay Ridge. Revving engines, screeching tires, and forming figure 8’s by burning rubber on the streets of residential Brooklyn with no regard for anyone at any hour.
Sidewalk Terror: Brooklyn Drivers Caught On Camera Dodging Pedestrians, Kids To Beat The TrafficOn Monday morning, outside a school on Harrison Avenue, a driver in a pickup is caught going on the sidewalk to get around a school bus. The driver nearly hit two children.
NYPD Orders Crackdown On Reckless Private Garbage Truck DriversThey’ve been caught running red lights, reversing down one way streets, speeding, and worse. Now, the NYPD has announced a citywide crackdown.
NYC Councilman Proposes Law That Would Hold Reckless Drivers AccountableReckless drivers may soon get the boot. A local councilman wants the worst offenders in New York City off the roads. His plan would boot their cars until they take a special driving class.
Police: Social Media Led To Driver Who Raced Down LIE At 100 MPHPolice on Long Island have arrested a Bronx man for allegedly racing his BMW upwards of 100 mph on the Long Island Expressway.
Man Charged After Crashing Into Cars, Assaulting Traffic Cop On Upper East SideInvestigators said Cameron Coelho, of Connecticut, was driving erratically on Second Avenue near 72nd Street, weaving in and out of traffic and up onto the sidewalk.
LI Man Accused Of Driving Drunk, Hitting Grandfather & 2-Year-Old GrandsonAnthony Valenti, of Farmingdale, is charged with DWI, reckless driving and assault.
Police: Man Hit Port Authority Police Car Near Holland Tunnel, Made Threats To OfficersA man was arrested and charged Wednesday night after he allegedly hit two parked vehicles and a Port Authority police car, and made threatening statements to police, near the Lower Manhattan entrance to the Holland Tunnel.
Pair Of Mets Minor Leaguers Sentenced To Unsupervised ProbationNew York Mets minor-league outfielders Wuilmer Becerra and Vicente Lupo have been sentenced to six months of unsupervised probation after pleading guilty to reckless driving.
NYPD Cracks Down On Reckless Driving In Weeklong EffortThe NYPD has launched a weeklong crackdown on reckless driving – targeting infractions including speeding, running red lights, and texting behind the wheel.
NYC Ad Campaign Targeting Reckless Driving Features Family Members Of Crash VictimsThe Department of Transportation ads warn motorists that "reckless driving kills" and feature family members holding pictures of loved ones killed by reckless drivers.
Connecticut Man Faces Charges In Connection With Fatal WreckAn 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.