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Menlo Park reports 10% drop in collisions

 

The police department's deployment of two fulltime traffic officers in 2014 contributed to a 10 percent drop in collisions, according to Menlo Park city staff.

Enforcement was concentrated on school zones, with 19 deployments at Belle Haven Elementary, 15 at Willow Oaks Elementary, 37 at Oak Knoll Elementary, 13 at La Entrada Middle School, 17 at Hillview Middle School and five at Nativity School.

The two officers also conducted road safety education for students and parents.

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Posted by parent
a resident of Menlo Park: Downtown
on Jan 26, 2015 at 8:38 am

What kind of collisions does this article refer to? Car-vs-car collisions? What about car-vs-pedestrian collisions? Are raw numbers available?


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