Torrance Police Department Releases Stats On Latest Checkpoint

The Torrance Police Department releases statistics on latest checkpoint operation. This was a HVE operation on Wednesday, October 10, 2018 between 3:30 p.m. and 5:30 p.m. It was carried out on Hawthorne Blvd., between 182nd St. and the south city limit.

In the past the City has had a number of complaints about errant drivers in the area. It was decided to take action to include not only tickets but education as well.


The results were as follows:

-34 drivers were given warnings.

-19 drivers were cited for using a cell phone

-3 drivers were cited for not yielding to a pedestrian.

-3 drivers were cited for being unlicensed

The Torrance PD will be doing other operations in the future. Exact dates has yet to be set.