Increased Police presence in school zones next week
Friday, August 30, 2019 - On behalf of the members of the Woodstock Police Service
we would like to wish everyone a safe Labour Day weekend. We encourage all drivers
to take their time, not to drive and drive and keep communication devices away while
you are on the roadways.
As the summer season draws to a close and with the return of children to school
on Tuesday, September 03rd, the Woodstock Police Service will be busy conducting
enforcement throughout the City, particularly in the school zone areas.
Sergeant Coates states, "The focus of the enforcement will be on parking, speed,
and aggressive driving around the schools in an effort to keep our students safe."
Police are urging drivers to be cautious of the children in the cross walk areas
and to park and stop their vehicles in accordance with the City by-laws.