News Story

 

Senior Citizen Driver's Education Class
6/22/2016 3:00:00 PM

 

Nature of Incident:

Senior Citizen Driver's Education Class

Location:

Camarillo Police Station Community Room

3701 East Las Posas Road, Camarillo, CA 93010

 

Date & Time:

Friday, July 15th, 2016, 5:30 p.m. ' 8:30 p.m.

Unit(s) Responsible:

Camarillo Police Department Traffic Bureau

Narrative:

The Camarillo Police Department will be hosting a Senior Citizen Driver's Education Class.

 

The Senior Citizen Driver's Education Class is a cooperative effort between the Camarillo Health Care District, Camarillo Police Department, Department of Motor Vehicles, and senior drivers.

 

In an attempt to remain proactive and not reactive, the Senior Citizen Driver's Education Class is designed to help senior drivers understand how age related issues could affect a person's ability to drive safely.  The Senior Citizen's Education Class will offer lecture on the following: issues related to senior citizen drivers, advice on how to be a safer driver, information for care givers, alternate forms of transportation and community resources available to seniors.  Our goal is to raise awareness and reduce the number of senior-related injuries and deaths due to traffic collisions.

 

Senior Drivers and / or their caregivers are encouraged to attend the class. If interested you are asked to contact Deputy Tino Espinoza at (805) 388-5125 for more information. For reservations, call the Camarillo Police Department Community Resource Unit at (805) 388-5155.  Space is limited to 40 participants.  There is no charge to attend the program.

 

Prepared by:

Deputy Tino Espinoza

 

News Release Date:

Thursday, June 22nd , 2016

 

Media Follow-Up Contact:

Sergeant Sean Britt (805) 388-5132

 

Approved by:

Captain Cory Rubright