Distracted driving can affect anyone who owns a cell phone or anyone sharing the road with a motorist using their cell phone. April is Distracted Driving Awareness Month, and the CHP is cracking down on those texting and driving.
"Every 15 Minutes," the program sponsored by the Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station, is coming to Canyon High School on Thursday to teach students about the dangers of distracted or impaired driving.
No text message is as important as a life. Oct. 20 through 26 is National Teen Driver Safety Week. The California Highway Patrol, Office of Traffic Safety Administration and Impact Teen Drivers are sponsoring the campaign.
The Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors will discuss Sheriff's Department and juvenile legal defense reform at their Tuesday meeting, in addition to a grant that would help the Sheriff's Department improve their forensics bureau.
On Thursday, Feb. 21, the City of Santa Clarita, the Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff’s Station and Hart High School officials will join in partnership to conduct the Every 15 Minutes program at Hart High School.