Traffic Enforcement Program Planned for Friday, September 4

PASADENA, Calif.—The Pasadena Police Department will be conducting a traffic enforcement program throughout the city on Friday, September 4. The need for driver education and enforcement is ongoing due to traffic volumes within Pasadena. Officers will be deployed at various locations looking for violations including, but not limited to, primary collision factors involving speed, red light and right-of-way violations. When violations are observed, violators will cited and/or educated on the safety concerns associated with the violation. The police department's ultimate... continue reading »"Traffic Enforcement Program Planned for Friday, September 4"

Bicycle and Pedestrian Safety Operation Planned for Friday, August 28

PASADENA, Calif.—Pasadena Police Department will conduct a bicycle and pedestrian safety enforcement operation Friday, August 28, aimed at keeping people who are out exercising or running essential errands safe. While the COVID-19 pandemic requires residents to stay home as much as possible, the police department recognizes the need to protect the public by looking for violations made by bicyclists, drivers and pedestrians that make roads unsafe. These violations include drivers speeding, making illegal turns, failing to yield to pedestrians in... continue reading »"Bicycle and Pedestrian Safety Operation Planned for Friday, August 28"

Traffic Enforcement Program Planned for Friday, August 21

PASADENA, CA.—Pasadena Police Department will be conducting a traffic enforcement program throughout Pasadena on Friday, August 21. The need for driver education and enforcement is ongoing due to traffic volumes within the city. Officers will be deployed at various locations looking for violations including, but not limited to, primary collision factors involving speed, red signals, and right of way violations. When violations are observed, violators will cited and/or educated on the safety concerns associated with the violation. Pasadena Police Department’s... continue reading »"Traffic Enforcement Program Planned for Friday, August 21"

Bicycle and Pedestrian Safety Operation Planned for August 7

PASADENA, Calif.—Pasadena Police Department will conduct a bicycle and pedestrian safety enforcement operation Friday, August 7, aimed at keeping people who need to go out to exercise or run essential errands safe. While the COVID-19 pandemic is requiring residents to stay home as much as possible, the Pasadena Police Department recognizes the need to protect the public by looking for violations made by bicyclists, drivers and pedestrians that make roads unsafe. These violations include drivers speeding, making illegal turns, failing... continue reading »"Bicycle and Pedestrian Safety Operation Planned for August 7"

Bicycle and Pedestrian Safety Operation Planned for July 31

PASADENA, Calif.—Pasadena Police Department will conduct a bicycle and pedestrian safety enforcement operation Friday, July 31, aimed at keeping people who need to go out to exercise or run essential errands safe. While the COVID-19 pandemic is requiring residents to stay home as much as possible, Pasadena Police Department recognizes the need to protect the public by looking for violations made by bicyclists, drivers and pedestrians that make roads unsafe. Violations include drivers speeding, making illegal turns, failing to yield... continue reading »"Bicycle and Pedestrian Safety Operation Planned for July 31"

Pasadena Police Conducting Motorcycle Safety Enforcement This Friday

PASADENA, Calif.—Pasadena Police Department will have extra officers out on patrol Friday, July 24, looking for violations made by drivers and motorcyclists that increase the risk of crashes. With nearly 900,000 registered motorcycles in the state, many road users are going places without the same protections as drivers. Motorcycle riders are 28 times more likely to die in a crash than vehicle occupants. To help protect you and your family, keep the following tips in mind while driving or riding:... continue reading »"Pasadena Police Conducting Motorcycle Safety Enforcement This Friday"

Pasadena Police Department Conducting DUI Patrols This Friday

PASADENA, Calif.—Pasadena police officers will be looking for drivers suspected of driving under the influence of alcohol and/or drugs on Friday, July 24. During the COVID-19 pandemic, Pasadena Police Department is committed to keeping the public safe while running essential errands. “Safety is paramount, but especially during the COVID-19 pandemic,” says Traffic Lieutenant Max Dahlstein. “We are all in this together and want everyone to be as safe as possible when they are out. One way to do that is by... continue reading »"Pasadena Police Department Conducting DUI Patrols This Friday"

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"