Trending Today ...
Brady of Lake Havasu City named to U

LAKE HAVASU CITY - Irelyn Brady of Lake

April sports betting figures released

PHOENIX – Bettors in Arizona wagered approximately $656.3

Addressing the Silver Tsunami: A wake-up call for

Dear Editor,The Silver Tsunami, symbolizing the wave of

Little given prison time for traffic fatality

BULLHEAD CITY – A Bullhead City woman responsible

Ethel Mae Stewart Holyoak

Ethel Mae Stewart was born In Grants, New

Want money? Work and save some     

Dear Editor, The average stock market return has

Sunday June 23, 2024
Thank you for reading The Standard newspaper online!

BHC Police Department stepping up its game

BULLHEAD CITY – The Bullhead City Police Department was recently awarded the Governor’s Office of Highway Safety (GOHS) 2020. Funds will be used the acquire new traffic enforcement equipment and to participate in the Arizona Department of Transportation’s (ADOT) TraCS program.

The GOHS Grant awarded $8,064 to purchase speed enforcement equipment and digital speed sign traffic cloud software. An additional $3,000 from an Alcohol/DUI Grant will be used to purchase portable breath test devices (PBT’s) to assist officers in DUI investigations

“The Police Department’s goal is to make the roadways of Bullhead City as safe as possible,” said Traffic Section Supervisor Sergeant Scott Gillman. “This new equipment will be useful toward our efforts to help reduce vehicle crashes within the city

The TraCS program allows law enforcement agencies across Arizona to collect and transmit crash reports electronically. Being part of this statewide system allows personnel to run crash data reports and identify crash trends to help improve public safety.

“The ADOT TraCS crash data can also be used to justify funding requests for road improvements and other safety initiatives,” said Gillman.

The Governor’s Office of Highway Safety (GOHS) TraCS Grant awarded $32,970, which will be used to purchase computers, printers and scanners to operate with ADOT’s TraCS reporting software.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *