Tag: California News

Dollar General Scam Circulating On Facebook

Dollar General coupons are circulating on Facebook and other social media sites. The Facebook post claims Dollar General is giving away free $150 coupons” to celebrate their anniversary. The coupons supposedly can be obtained by liking and sharing the Facebook…

MOTORCYCLE SAFETY IS A SHARED RESPONSIBILITY

May is Motorcycle Safety Awareness Month and the California Highway Patrol (CHP) along with the California Office of Traffic Safety (OTS) will work together to help reduce the number of fatal and injury collisions involving motorcyclists by encouraging roadway safety…

CHP Honors Telecommunications Professionals

SACRAMENTO, Calif. – The California Highway Patrol (CHP) will honor the dedicated men and women who serve as call-takers and dispatchers during National Public Safety Telecommunicators Week, April 8-14, 2018. Public safety dispatchers provide lifesaving services to the public and…

Modesto Area CHP Reports Fatal Collision

At approximately 0835 hours, the Merced Communication Center (MCC) received a call of a vehicle collision on State Route 108, west of Kennedy Road. Officers from the California Highway Patrol (CHP) Modesto Area Office along with emergency personnel arrived on…

TAKE ACTION AGAINST DISTRACTION

FRESNO, Calif. – Driver distractions have always presented challenges to roadway safety. Over the years, it has increasingly become a more serious problem as in-vehicle technology has expanded. To discourage this dangerous habit, the California Highway Patrol (CHP) is launching…