On Thursday, February 10th, members of the Newark Police Special Enforcement Division, which includes both the Traffic and Special Operations Units, will conduct a one-day directed enforcement detail targeting distracted driving. Officers in the division will be patrolling specifically for distracted driving offenses, including using a cellular phone while driving and other inattentive driving behaviors.
Driving a vehicle while using a cellular phone can result in a civil penalty of $100. Subsequent offenses are punishable by a $200 civil penalty. More information can be found here.
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More information can be found at https://www.arrivealivede.com/be-alert/