Depew Police look for distracted drivers

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DEPEW, NY (WIVB) During the month of April, Depew Police will be out in full force looking for distracted drivers under a program fully sponsored by the Police Traffic Services (PTS) grant.

This program provides funding to law enforcement agencies to conduct traffic enforcement details in many different areas of Vehicle and Traffic Law enforcement.

The Depew Police Department will be conducting these details in an effort to curb distracted drivers.

Distracted driving is a dangerous epidemic on America’s roadways. In 2012 alone, 3,328 people were killed in distracted driving accidents.

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