Traffic safety unit keeps Richland's drivers safe

RICHLAND, Wash. -- Traffic enforcement is making a difference in safety in Richland.

For more than a year, three police officers have focused their patrols on complaints from people in Richland.

Many report unsafe drivers in school zones.

We learned the traffic safety unit has written 1,600 tickets since it began.

The traffic safety unit also hears concerns about long traffic signals -- just call Richland PD.