Huntington Park Police Department awarded $50,000.00 Grant From the OTS

Huntington Park, CA

                                                                         

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                                                                     

Lieutenant N. Castelli, ncastelli@hppolice.org (323) 826-6614

Huntington Park Police Department Awarded $50,000.00 Grant From the Office of Traffic Safety

Huntington Park, Calif. – The Huntington Park Police Department will roll out a police traffic services program to deter dangerous and illegal driving behaviors that increase the risk of crashes in the community.

The grant will pay for additional enforcement measures, including:

  • DUI checkpoints and patrols specifically focused on suspected impaired drivers.
  • Enforcement operations focused on suspected distracted drivers in violation of California’s hands-free cell phone law.
  • Bicycle and pedestrian safety enforcement operations focused on driver behaviors that put vulnerable road users at risk.
  • Enforcement operations focused on top violations that cause crashes: speeding, failure to yield, stop sign and/or red-light running, and improper turning or lane changes.
  • Community education presentations on traffic safety issues such as distracted driving, DUI, speeding, and bicycle and pedestrian safety.
  • Collaborative enforcement efforts with neighboring agencies.
  • Officer training and/or recertification: Standard Field Sobriety Test (SFST), Advanced Roadside Impaired Driving Enforcement (ARIDE) and Drug Recognition Expert (DRE).

The grant program will run through September 2022.

Funding for this program was provided by a grant from the California Office of Traffic Safety, through the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.

 



Huntington Park Police Department Awarded $70,000.00 Grant From the OTS

Huntington Park, California

The safety of everyone traveling is the focus of a grant awarded to the Huntington Park Police Department. The $70,000.00 grant from the California Office of Traffic Safety (OTS) will assist in Huntington Park Police efforts to reduce deaths and injuries on Huntington Park roads.

The one-year grant is for the 2021 federal fiscal year, which runs from Oct. 1, 2020 to Sept. 30, 2021.

The grant will fund a variety of traffic safety programs, including:

  • Patrols with emphasis on alcohol and drug-impaired driving prevention.
  • Patrols with emphasis on awareness and education of California’s hands-free cell phone law.
  • Patrols with emphasis on education of traffic rights for bicyclists and pedestrians.
  • Patrols with emphasis on awareness and education of primary causes of crashes: excess speed, failure to yield, failure to stop at stop signs/signals, improper turning/lane changes.
  • Collaborative efforts with neighboring agencies on traffic safety priorities.

Funding for this program was provided by a grant from the California Office of Traffic Safety, through the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.

 


Huntington Park Police Department Awarded Grant to Improve Traffic Data Reporting

Huntington Park, California

Huntington Park Police received a $58,815.48 grant from the California Office of Traffic Safety (OTS) to streamline processes to collect and report traffic data.

Grant funds will be used to:

  • Develop a new, or update an existing, electronic crash reporting system with software that is able to submit data to the California Highway Patrol’s Statewide Integrated Traffic Records System (SWITRS).
  • Develop an electronic citation system.

The grant program runs from Oct. 1, 2020 to Sept. 30, 2021.

Funding for this program was provided by a grant from the California Office of Traffic Safety, through the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.



GUIA DE COMO RESOLVER UNA MULTA DE TRANSITO

Para solicitar resolver una multa dada por la policía de la ciudad, la multa tiene que ser contestada en 21 días calendarios de a verla recibido o en 14 días calendarios de a ver recibido la carta de delincuencia.

Por favor note que la solicitud tiene que ser establecida para un reviso inicial antes que sea admitida a una audiencia administrativa.

La solicitud para una audiencia administrativa tiene que ser establecida en 21 días después de los resultados del reviso inicial.

No se cobra nada por el primer reviso inicial pero la multa tiene que ser pagada antes de que la solicitud pueda pasar a la audiencia administrativa.

Para solicitar una reviso o día de audiencia por correo, envié su solicitud a la dirección que se encuentra en el ticket o la carta de delincuencia. Si usted no tiene la dirección, envíela a la dirección que aparece a qui.

Solicite el reviso o audiencia en el tiempo límite indicado. Si no solicitad su reviso o audiencia en el tiempo requerido, su solicitud será rechazada y regresada a usted.

Para alegar su multa, envíela a la dirección que aparece abajo:

City of Huntington Park – Citation Processing Center

P.O. Box 10479

Newport Beach, CA 92658-0479

O visite la pagina www.citationProcessingCenter.com


HOW TO CONTEST A PARKING VIOLATION

To contest a citation written by the Huntington Park Police Department, the first request must be made within 21 calendar days of receiving the citation OR within 14 calendar days of receiving the delinquent notice.The request must be made for an initial review before a request for an administrative hearing. 

The request for the administrative hearing must be made within 21 days of the results from the initial review. 

No money is required to request an initial review, but the all fees due from the Citation must be paid before an administrative hearing date is provided.

To request a review or hearing date by mail, mail your request to the address indicated on the citation or the delinquent notice.  If you do not have the address, send the request to the address below. 

Request the review or hearing within the time limits indicated.  Failure to request a citation review or hearing will result in the case not heard and the request will be mailed back to you.

To contest your citation, mail it to the address below:

City of Huntington Park – Citation Processing Center

P.O. Box 10479

Newport Beach, CA 92658-0479

Or visit www.citationProcessingCenter.com