The Beverly Police Dept. Joins Statewide Distracted Driving Effort to Increase Public Safety
The Beverly Police Dept. will partner with the 202 eligible local Massachusetts law enforcement agencies and the Massachusetts State Police in the national U Drive. U Text.U Pay.mobilization to crack down on motorists who text while driving. The campaign, which combines traditional and innovative enforcement strategies, is funded by a federal grant administered through the Executive Office of Public Safety and Security’s Highway Safety Division (EOPSS/HSD) from the National Highway Transportation Safety Administration (NHTSA). The mobilization begins on April 8, 2016 and continues through April 29, 2016.