Santa Monica Police stepping up enforcement to improve bicycle and pedestrian safety

Officers will be on duty patrolling areas where bike and pedestrian traffic and collisions occur in an effort to reduce deaths and injuries.


Santa Monica is probably one of the most heavily trafficked mix of motor vehicles, bicycles and pedestrians in the Los Angeles area.  Close to the beach and with crosswalks that traverse major thoroughfares like Wilshire and Santa Monica Boulevard, it is an area where vigilance is key to pedestrian and cycling safety.  It is good to see additional law enforcement efforts being made to assure vehicles slow to proper speeds and yield to pedestrians in crosswalks as required by the California Vehicle Code.

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