June 12, 2019 3:35 a.m.
The Roseburg Police Department has released statistics from a recent crosswalk safety enforcement event.
Sergeant Jeff Eichenbusch said last Friday June 7th, RPD had the event on Southeast Pine Street. It ran from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. During the event these citations were issued:
*20 citations for crosswalk violations
*5 warnings for cross walk violations
*3 citations for driving while suspended or driving without a license
*1 citation for driving while using a cell phone
*2 “other” citations
*1 felony arrest
Eichenbusch said the crosswalk safety enforcement event was funded by a grant from the Oregon Department of Transportation and Oregon Impact.