CHP OFFERS TEEN “START SMART” DRIVERS CLASS TOMORROW

The Morongo Basin CHP is offering another free Start Smart class for teen drivers and new drivers. These classes provide valuable safety information, and classroom instruction on collision avoidance techniques, collision-causing elements, and driver responsibilities. The class will be held on Wednesday, May 27, in the CHP offices on the

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CHP WARNS ABOUT DROWSY DRIVING

Driving safely and responsibly is a responsibility for anyone on the road. Reporter Taylor Thacker says among other challenges, drowsy driving is a serious concern for the California Highway Patrol… Driving requires concentration and awareness at all times. This simple fact is why drowsy driving is extremely dangerous. CHP Commissioner

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CHP DUI CHECKPOINT TOMORROW NIGHT

The California Highway Patrol will conduct a DUI checkpoint tomorrow, Saturday, August 16, from 8:00 p.m. until 2:00 a.m. in the Joshua Tree area. Drug Recognition Experts will be on site to provide on-the-spot assessments of drivers suspected of drug use. The officers will also be equipped with hand held

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CHP STEPPING UP SPEEDING AND AGGRESSIVE DRIVING ENFORCEMENT

The majority of collisions in California that end in death or injury begin with a speeding or aggressive driver. The California Highway Patrol (CHP) has received a federal grant to fund a campaign to reduce the frequency of crashes caused by speeding and aggressive driving. With summer fast approaching, the

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