Police will concentrate enforcement efforts on roadways known to have a high number of aggressive-driving crashes.
Aggressive driving includes risky behaviors such as speeding, running red lights and stop signs, tailgating or improper passing.
According to PennDOT data, in 2013 there were 7036 aggressive-driving crashes statewide. There were 145 fatalities in crashes involving aggressive-driving behaviors, a decrease from 191 deaths in 2012.
The aggressive-driving enforcement is a part of the Pennsylvania Aggressive Driving Enforcement and Education Project and is funded by PennDOT’s investment of $2.5 million in federal funds from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.
The following Beaver County law enforcement agencies are taking part in the enforcement wave:
New Sewickley Township
PDP Troop D
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