(September 4, 2021) – The Cape Coral Police Division shall be conducting a excessive visibility visitors enforcement operation tonight, September 4th, 2021. That is a part of our persevering with effort to extend visitors security consciousness by way of schooling and enforcement. The mission of those operations is to assist cut back visitors crashes, accidents, and deaths on the roadways in Cape Coral.
This excessive visibility visitors enforcement operation shall be performed by Patrol and Site visitors officers. This operation shall be citywide.
Officers shall be specializing in shifting violations similar to dashing, red-light and cease signal violations, in addition to aggressive driving. Extra focus shall be positioned on legal violations similar to DUI and reckless driving. Seen enforcement will increase consciousness, encourages motorists to obey visitors legal guidelines, and reduces crashes. The Cape Coral Police Division encourages you to drive courteously and reminds you to obey the foundations of the street. In case you are impaired, please use a chosen driver, journey share app or taxi to keep away from the pricey fines of a DUI arrest.
Please word that the Supreme Court docket dominated that legislation enforcement should announce to the general public when DUI checkpoints shall be performed. The publicity is a safety of your rights; in any case, the checkpoint will do its job and hold drunk drivers off the street, both by way of arrest or deterrence. Within the case of grant-funded excessive visibility visitors enforcement, public announcement is required to acquire grant funding.