Bicycle and Pedestrian Safety Operation and DUI Saturation Patrols Planned for Friday, Dec. 2

PASADENA, Calif.—Pasadena Police Department will conduct a traffic safety operation Friday, Dec. 2, focused on the most dangerous driving behaviors that put the safety of bikers and pedestrians at risk. These driving violations include speeding, making illegal turns, failing to yield or provide right-of-way to bicyclists or pedestrians, and failing to stop for signs and signals. Following the bicycle and pedestrian safety operation, a DUI saturation patrol will occur in the evening hours of Friday, Dec. 2, to search for... continue reading »"Bicycle and Pedestrian Safety Operation and DUI Saturation Patrols Planned for Friday, Dec. 2"

Pasadena Department of Transportation Receives $187,000 Bicyclist Safety Grant from State

PASADENA, Calif.—The City of Pasadena Department of Transportation’s efforts to enhance safety for bicyclists citywide has received a financial boost thanks to a $187,000 grant from the California Office of Traffic Safety (OTS) for its Pedestrian and Bicycle Safety Program. The grant funds will be used for a pedestrian and bicyclist safety outreach program to help raise awareness of the dangers and consequences of vehicular speeding. A November 2020 study on traffic patterns conducted by Department of Transportation staff found... continue reading »"Pasadena Department of Transportation Receives $187,000 Bicyclist Safety Grant from State"

Bicycle and Pedestrian Safety Operation Planned for Friday, Sept. 16

PASADENA, Calif.—Pasadena Police Department will conduct a traffic safety operation Friday, Sept. 16, focused on the most dangerous driver behaviors that put the safety of people biking or walking at risk. These violations include speeding, making illegal turns, failing to yield or provide right-of-way to bicyclists or pedestrians, and failing to stop for signs and signals. “We all have places to be and not everyone gets there by car,” Lieutenant Anthony Russo said. “Bicyclists and pedestrians have the same rights... continue reading »"Bicycle and Pedestrian Safety Operation Planned for Friday, Sept. 16"

Bicycle and Pedestrian Safety, DUI Patrol Operations This Friday

PASADENA, Calif.—On Friday, Sept. 27, Pasadena Police Department will conduct a dual bicycle and pedestrian safety program. There will be additional officers on patrol focused on drivers, bicyclists and pedestrians who violate traffic laws that increase the risk of crashes. These violations include speeding, driving or walking distracted and/or impaired, failing to stop for signs and signals, and not yielding to drivers, bicyclists and pedestrians who have the right of way. In addition to the bicycle and pedestrian safety program,... continue reading »"Bicycle and Pedestrian Safety, DUI Patrol Operations This Friday"