Traffic Safety

The UC Davis Police Department is proud to present our campaign against Distracted Driving (Full implementation Fall 2016)

Officer Ray Holguin, Slingshot Pilot

Contact # (530)601-3867

“Distracted Driving” is a UC Davis Police Department traffic safety campaign consistent with the California Highway Patrol, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, and California Office of Traffic Safety program titled “Cell Phones, Texting. It's Not Worth It. It's Just That Simple”.

This UC Davis Traffic Safety campaign focuses on the Davis and Sacramento campus student population. This campaign is unique in the fact it will also focus on bicycle traffic safety and all forms of distracted driving. It is noteworthy that in 2013, 3,154 people were killed and an estimated additional 424,000 were Polaris Slingshotinjured in motor vehicle crashes involving distracted drivers2.

Watch for Officer Ray Holguin and his specialized traffic safety car on the Davis and Sacramento campuses.  join us in keeping our students safe, "Don't Text and Drive".


After long hours with midterms or finals rest up before driving home to see family or a long drive.  Only head out when fully rested, we care about you!

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