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Upcoming Enforcement Dates

April is Distracted Driving Awareness Month. Enforcement mobilization dates April 10-15th.
Enforcement Toolkit

Events  Announcements & Training;


Operation Safe Stop Enforcement

Operation Safe Stop Education and Enforcement Day

Operation Safe Stop Education and Enforcement Day for 2014 was Thursday, April 3, 2014.

The Operation Safe Stop Reporting Form for April 3, 2014 enforcement activities is available. The due date for agencies to submit the form is ON or BEFORE April 21, 2014. Forms can either be faxed to the GTSC at 518-473-6946 or emailed to the GTSC at Paul.Overbaugh@dmv.ny.gov

The 2013 Operation Safe Stop Enforcement Report for April 18, 2013 enforcement activities is available.

 

TraCS

Who do I call for TraCs help?

For TraCS help call the New York State TraCs hotline at 1-800-342-3619.
The website is http://www.tracs.troopers.ny.gov external link and e-mail is tracssupport@troopers.ny.gov.


Buckle Up New York, Day and Night
Stuck With a Ticket 2011 external link
Buckle Up New York, Click it or Ticket

The Occupant Protection for NYS Law Enforcement roll-call training video is available to all police agencies. For those agencies that require a copy as a condition of BUNY grant funding, this video can be obtained free of charge by contacting the GTSC at (518) 474-5111.

Occupant Restraint Check
Nighttime Seatbelt Enforcement
Saratoga Springs Police Department and New York State Police.


What's New in the V&T

Summary of the Most Recent Significant Traffic Safety Related Changes to the Vehicle & Traffic Law


TEXTING WHILE DRIVING LAW
Hand-Held Cell Phone and Portable Electronic Device Use is Prohibited while Driving

Changes to the laws include:


"MOVE OVER LAW"

Effective January 1, 2011 - Operation of vehicles when approaching a parked, stopped or standing authorized emergency vehicle.


GRADUATED LICENSING LAW

Effective February 22, 2010 - Laws for Young Drivers - in pdf format


TOUGH DWI PENALTIES

Effective December 18, 2009 - Information on Leandra's Law


LAW CHANGES THE MINIMUM AGE THAT A CHILD MUST REMAIN IN AN APPROPRIATE CHILD RESTRAINT SYSTEM

Effective November 24, 2009 all children under the age of 8 must be restrained in an appropriate child restraint system while riding in a motor vehicle.


DRE School
Officers attending Drug Recognition Expert
training. Taking a blood pressure reading is
part of the process to recognize a
drug-impaired driver.

DRE - Drug Recognition Expert Program

Police Graduate from Drug Recognition Expert Class - Wednesday, March 2, 2011
Article and photos from the Albany Times Union external link

The International Drug Evaluation & Classification (DRE) Program external link provides resources for DRE officers and trainers.

Information about the New York State's Drug Recognition Expert (DRE) Program, including:

 

Publications & Studies