News Story


Camarillo - Start Smart Program
1/31/2018 11:00:00 AM


Nature of Incident:

Start Smart Program


Camarillo Police Station Community Room

Date & Time:

Friday, February 16th, 2018, 5:30 p.m. ' 8:30 p.m.

Unit(s) Responsible:

Camarillo Police Department Traffic Bureau


The Camarillo Police Department will be hosting a program to educate newly licensed and future drivers. This program will take place on Friday, February 16

In an attempt to remain proactive and not reactive, Start Smart is designed to help young drivers and their parents/guardians understand the responsibilities associated with driving a motor vehicle. Start Smart will show how a poor choice behind the wheel can change the lives of everyone involved. Our goal is to raise awareness and reduce the number of teen-related injuries and deaths due to traffic collisions.

th, 2018 from 5:30PM until 8:30PM at the Camarillo Police Station Community Room. The "Start Smart" Program is a cooperative effort between the California Highway Patrol, Camarillo Police Department, teenage drivers, and their parents/guardians.

For reservations, call the Camarillo Police Department Community Resource Unit at (805) 388-5155. Space is limited to 20 students and their parents/guardians. There is no charge to attend the program.

Interested parents are asked to contact Deputy Ben Lopez at (805) 388-5122 for more information.

Prepared by:

Deputy Ben Lopez

News Release Date:

January 31, 2018

Media Follow-Up Contact:

Dep. Ben Lopez (805) 388-5122

Approved by:

Captain Jeremy Paris