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Atherton and Menlo Park: Police focus on traffic safety in extra patrols today

 

Police from law enforcement agencies from around the county are once again collaborating in a traffic-safety initiative, today (Wednesday, Sept. 21) in Atherton and Menlo Park, patrolling "known trouble spots" until 4 p.m., according to a statement from the town of Atherton.

Today's deployment of 24 officers is the ninth occasion in 2016 for the Saturation Traffic Enforcement Program, or STEP, a traffic-safety education and enforcement campaign.

Several officers will also be assigned to assist the transit police, a division of the Sheriff's Office, in monitoring traffic at railroad crossings.

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Posted by SteveC
a resident of Menlo Park: Downtown
on Sep 21, 2016 at 2:11 pm

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Press hard, you are making four copies when signing your ticket.


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Posted by Peter Carpenter
a resident of Atherton: Lindenwood
on Sep 21, 2016 at 2:46 pm

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I saw two traffic stops within one block on ECR - great work and thanks.


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Posted by parent
a resident of Menlo Park: other
on Sep 22, 2016 at 2:24 pm

Obey the speed limit, stop at stop signs, and turn the phone off. Especially in school zones. It's not that hard.


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