CHP steps up patrols near Santa Ynez Valley schools

Posted at 4:21 AM, Sep 04, 2018
and last updated 2018-09-04 07:21:05-04

California Highway Patrol officers are cracking down on drivers around schools in the Santa Ynez Valley. 

Officers will conduct an enforcement operation Tuesday near Santa Ynez Valley Union High School. They will be looking for pedestrians, bicyclist and drivers who are not following school zone safety laws. 

CHP says it’s an effort to protect students after multiple serious collisions on roads near Santa Ynez Valley schools.