Lodi police and other law enforcement agencies will have zero tolerance for drivers who text or operate hand-held cellphones during April. The minimum ticket cost is $159, with subsequent tickets costing at least $279.
Distracted driving is a serious traffic safety concern that puts everyone on the road at risk. As a result, law enforcement throughout the state, including Lodi police, are increasing their crackdown. More than 225 local agencies and the California Highway Patrol will conduct zero tolerance enforcements.