DOT Secretary Anthony Foxx Announces Campaign with Support From Local Law Enforcement Officers
U Drive. U Text. U Pay. was the message from Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx as Department of Transportation announces the start of this months awareness and enforcement campaign. USPP Officers Caro, Christensen, Whiteman and Sergeant Zielinski joined other area law enforcement officers at the press conference on Thursday, April 3, 2014 in support of the initiative.
From April 10 - April 15 law enforcement officers from states all over America will be out in force, pulling over people who are texting while driving, and writing tickets. This will be the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration's first-ever national, high-visibility enforcement campaign to crackdown on texting while driving.