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.