Woodburn Police To Conduct Enhanced Traffic Enforcement In School Zones.

News release from Woodburn PD:

The Woodburn Police Department (WPD) will conduct traffic safety enforcement during the beginning of the school year, starting Tuesday, September 2 through Friday, September 13, 2019. This will take place throughout all Woodburn School Zones.

Officers will be focusing on enforcing speed, seat belt usage, unlawful use of mobile devices while driving and any other unsafe driving violations.  The goal of traffic safety enforcement is to keep students, school staff and community members safe during this school season.  WPD wants to remind everyone that most school zones in Woodburn have reduced school speed zone laws of 20 miles per hour between 7:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. on all school days, and that traffic violations in these zones face enhanced fine amounts.