To keep Maine drivers and the roadways safe The Maine State Police is partnering with the Maine Bureau of Highway Safety on targeted enforcement details.
The details will occur over the next several months to keep Maine drivers and the roads safe.
At the beginning of the Covid-19 pandemic, as a way to keep Mainers and Maine State Police Troopers safe, minor infractions, including but not limited to expired registrations and inspection stickers were curtailed. That is ending now.
Statewide, Maine State Police Troopers are seeing a disturbing trend. Excessive speed, speeding through construction zones, and distracted driving.
Citizen complaints about this dangerous behavior are also increasing.
WATCH: Maine State Police address increase in dangerous driving. Troopers are reporting seeing excessive speed, speeding through construction zones, and distracted driving. >https://t.co/1Y0aPxI1FS
— CBS 13 News (@WGME) April 6, 2021