Archive for December 2017
Update: CHP and Alameda DA Decide Driver Who Hit Father Cycling with Daughter Does Not Rise To Reckless
If THIS incident does not “rise to reckless” what does? CHP Investigation Report, Recommendations: none. Cited for unsafe passing, CVC 21750(a). He will receive one point on his driver’s license. In our 11/11/17 post, Father and Daughter Cycling – Hit and Run in Castro Valley, on 10/8/17 one of our members was cycling with his…Read More
Why Do We Focus On Criminal Near Misses?
We focus on criminal near misses, assault and reckless driving, because using cyclist video evidence they should be beyond debate. Cyclists need law enforcement to actively enforce the laws. We believe enforcing our laws is the most powerful way to change driver’s behavior. The problem we had initially was law enforcement refused to accept criminal…Read More