172 Citations Issued During Bicycle and Pedestrian Safety Program

PASADENA, Calif.—On Friday, May 31, officers assigned to Pasadena Police Department's Traffic Section conducted a bicycle and pedestrian safety traffic enforcement program throughout the city. Officers were on the lookout for dangerous driving behaviors hazardous to bicyclists, including speeding, red light violations, right-of-way violations, and other violations that lead to traffic collisions. Officers were also on the lookout for bicyclists and pedestrians failing to follow the rules of the road. These behaviors can be very dangerous and contribute to injury... continue reading »"172 Citations Issued During Bicycle and Pedestrian Safety Program"

Second Bicycle and Pedestrian Safety Program to Take Place May 31

PASADENA, Calif.—May is National Bicycle Safety Month. Pasadena Police Department encourages drivers and bicyclists to share the road safely not just during the month of May, but all year round. "Our second bicycle and pedestrian safety enforcement program will take place on Friday, May 31," said Traffic Section Lieutenant Mark Goodman. This is a continuation of the first program that took place on May 24. "We want everyone to share the road safely. We all have a shared responsibility to... continue reading »"Second Bicycle and Pedestrian Safety Program to Take Place May 31"

107 Citations Issued During Bicycle and Pedestrian Safety Program

PASADENA, Calif.–On Friday, May 24, officers assigned to the Pasadena Police Department Traffic Section conducted a bicycle and pedestrian safety traffic enforcement program throughout the city. Officers were on the lookout for dangerous driving behaviors hazardous to bicyclists, including speeding, red light violations, right-of-way violations, and other violations that lead to traffic collisions. Officers were also on the lookout for bicyclists and pedestrians failing to follow the rules of the road. These behaviors can be very dangerous and contribute to injury... continue reading »"107 Citations Issued During Bicycle and Pedestrian Safety Program"

May is Motorcycle Safety Awareness Month

PASADENA, Calif.—Warmer weather means a lot more motorcycles will be cruising California roads. May is Motorcycle Safety Awareness Month, and Pasadena Police Department is taking the opportunity to remind drivers and motorcycle riders to share the road and look out for one another. "Motorcycle riders are harder to see. Riders and drivers should take extra precautions by keeping their distance and watching their speed," said Traffic Section Lieutenant Mark Goodman. On May 3, 10, and 17, Pasadena Police Department will... continue reading »"May is Motorcycle Safety Awareness Month"