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Henderson Police Provide School Zone Safety Tips

August 10, 2017
FOR IMMEDIATE NEWS RELEASE
PLEASE CONTACT ROD PENA, (702) 267-4775

Henderson, Nev. – The Henderson Police Department wants to keep our children safe by providing the following safety tips as most children will return to school on August 14, 2017.

• Know the school zones you travel through
• Be familiar with the times when those school zones are in effect
• Follow the posted speed limits for school zones
• If you see Crossing Guards and students use more caution
• U-Turns are not allowed in active school zones
• Do not double park when dropping off or picking up children
• Obey the laws when it comes to stopped buses with flashing lights and be cautious of children running late or crossing the medians of the roadway

 “We want to keep our children safe”, Henderson Acting Police Chief Todd Peters said, “And with planning, patience, and obeying the law we can make that happen.”

For more information please click the following link to watch a short YouTube video from the Henderson Police Department about School Zone Safety Tips: https://youtu.be/F5FxJC5uKFM

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