New Castle Supervisor Wants Police To Be Able To Check Cellphones At Crash SitesLast year, New Castle launched a crackdown on distracted driving, writing more than 700 tickets in the first year.
New York Initiating 'Statewide Crackdown' On Texting While DrivingPolice in New York are embarking on a "statewide crackdown" on texting while driving.
Connecticut Police Cracking Down On Distracted DrivingState police and more than 50 local police departments in Connecticut have started a crackdown on people using their cell phones.
N.J. Pilot Program Hands Out Warnings With Strings Attached Instead Of Tickets To Distracted DriversPolice Sgt. Matthew Lloyd was like a hawk as he patrolled the street he shared a name with: Lloyd Road. He was on the lookout for drivers talking on their cellphones, and he was good at finding them.
Highway Cops In Hot Pursuit Of Distracted DriversWith police departments across the Tri-State Area cracking down on distracted driving, WCBS 880's Alex Silverman recently joined Greer for a ride-along on the LIE.
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.
NYPD Issues Over 5,000 Tickets In Distracted Driving CrackdownThe NYPD on Monday announced the results of a two-day crackdown on cellphone use while driving and failure to yield to pedestrians.
NYPD To Crack Down On Texting And Driving, Failure To Yield To PedestriansThe NYPD on Monday announced a citywide crackdown on texting and driving, and the failure to yield to pedestrians.
MTA Bus Driver Facing Suspension After Being Caught Texting While DrivingAccording to the Staten Island Advance, the video was taken by a rider on the X22A express bus from Staten Island to Manhattan Wednesday night during the heavy rainstorm which socked the Tri-State area.
Crackdown On Distracted Driving Begins Around New York StateNew York State Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced Thursday that state and local police have stepped up patrols statewide to crack down on mobile phone use while driving.
NJ Police Handing Out Tickets As Part Of Distracted Driving CrackdownApril is National Distracted Driving Month. The distracted driving campaign across New Jersey runs through April 21.
New Jersey Cops Cracking Down On Distracted Driving In AprilHundreds of police departments in the Garden State are focusing in April on enforcing laws aimed at preventing motorists from talking on phones and texting.
Survey: More Than 1 In 4 Car Crashes Involve Cellphone UseSafety advocates are lobbying now for a total ban on driver phone use, pointing to studies that headsets do not reduce drive distraction.
NY State Troopers Using Tall, Unmarked SUVs To Peer In On Texting DriversNew York has given state police 32 tall, unmarked SUVs to better peer down at drivers' hands, part of one of the nation's most aggressive attacks on texting while driving.
Codey Calls For Ban On Texting While At Red Lights In New JerseyThe former governor said that texting behind the wheel, even at a red light, is dangerous.