8/12/21: Monterey Car Week Traffic Enforcement

Car week in Monterey has arrived and the Monterey Police Department (MPD) would like to remind drivers to obey the rules of the road. In previous years, the MPD has seen an increase in speed-related violations, equipment violations, and truck route violations associated with car week.

The MPD has increased patrol staffing to address these issues and officers will be focusing on:
  • Speed related violations
  • Exhibition of Speed
  • Reckless Driving
  • Speed Contests
  • Equipment Violations, such as modified exhaust, unlawful lighting,
  • Illegal Smog Modifications
  • Truck Route Violations
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