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Posted on: September 29, 2020

School Safety Zones

Crosswalk Safety

The Maitland Police Department encourages all drivers to use extra caution when driving through school safety zones. The city includes seven public and private schools. Here are some tips from AARP: 

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Police Features
Posted on: September 22, 2020

Rail Safety Week is Sept. 21-27

Rail Safety

More than 2,200 collisions with trains were reported across the country last year, resulting in 293 deaths and 807 injuries. Florida ranks third highest for collisions.

A motorist is almost 20 times more likely to die in a crash involving a train than in a...

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Police Features
Posted on: November 22, 2016

Storm Safety

traffic light

Severe weather can interrupt local electric service and cause roadway traffic signals to go out.Always remember to stop at intersections where the traffic signals are out. Look in all directions for other approaching vehicles, then cross through the inter...

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Police Features
Posted on: November 22, 2016

Prevent Vehicle Burglary

Vehicle Burglary

The Maitland Police Department encourages everyone to keep your vehicle safe from burglaries:

• Always lock your vehicle when leaving it – even in front of your home or business.• Do not leave valuables like phones, computers an...

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Police Features
Posted on: November 22, 2016

Pedestrian Safety

pedestrians

The City of Maitland is a great place to get out and walk. Here are some pedestrian safety tips from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration:

  • Walk on sidewalks.
  • If there is no sidewalk, walk facing traffic and as far from traffic as possible.
  • Foll...
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Police Features
Posted on: November 22, 2016

Don't Drink and Drive

DUI

The Maitland Police Department encourages everyone to drive safely this weekend.

Across the country, more than 800 people died in crashes involving drunk drivers during the Fourth of July holiday period from 2014 to 2018.

Driving while impaired puts you, yo...

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