INCIDENT:      Distracted Driving Saturation Patrol

DATE/TIME:   041119 / 1100 – 1500 hours

Point of Contact: Officer Matt Bohman

The Springfield Police Department, in cooperation with ODOT and NHTSA, will be conducting a Distracted Driving operation on April 11th, 2019 from 1100 hours to 1500 hours.

April is Distracted Driving Awareness Month.

The Springfield Police Department will be conducting a concentrated saturation patrol on Main St between Mill St and 75th St.

Officers will focus enforcement efforts on cellphone use but will look for other violations as well. Officers working the saturation patrol will be primarily funded by a grant issued by ODOT.

FOR ADDITIONAL INFORMATION CONTACT:      Sgt. Humphreys – P.I.O.        

NEWS RELEASE COMPLETED BY:   Officer Bohman