October 1, 2004
The San Francisco Police Department will be joining with WalkSanFrancisco in the International Walk to School Day, Wednesday, October 6. On the day before, Tuesday, October 5, officers will be deployed around selected San Francisco schools from 7:30 A.M. to 9:00 A.M to help make sure that children arrive to school safe by issuing citations to motorists who violate pedestrian traffic laws.
The schools where officers will be deployed are the following:
The SFPD Traffic Division conducts ongoing crosswalk stings, looking for motorists who violate traffic pedestrian laws. In the past three months, officers issued over 600 citations in crosswalk sting operations.
For more information, please contact:
Sergeant Mike Lawson
Peggy da Silva
850 Bryant Street, Room 549, San Francisco, CA. 94103