In one shift alone, 125 citations were issued for a variety of infractions. The top 3 cites were; cars speeding, cyclists running through stop sign & red lights, and drivers running stop signs.
The entire operation was conducted in an area heavily populated by pedestrians. This enforcement effort also had a side benefit through an awareness and education for those commuting through neighborhood and school pathways.
This little guy gave our SCPD Traffic Sgt. the best Hi-Five of the day!SCPD Traffic Section were partnered with UCSC PD, Capitola PD and CHP Santa Cruz during this targeted traffic enforcement.
If you have a traffic concern in your neighborhood, click here to send a message directly to our SCPD Traffic Section.The Santa Cruz Police Department continues to encourage residents to be partners in public safety.