Safety and Other Impacts of Vehicle Impound Enforcement

The Upland, California, Police Department implemented a vehicle impound program in January 1995 as part of its overall traffic enforcement. This study assesses the impact the impound program on traffic safety (crashes and on-the-road behavior) and police department resources and operations. Upland's vehicle impound program yielded safety benefits to the city and has been financially self-supporting.

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  • English

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  • Accession Number: 00897044
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: UC Berkeley Transportation Library
  • Report/Paper Numbers: UCB-ITS-RR-2000-1
  • Files: CALTRANS, TRIS, ATRI
  • Created Date: Mar 14 2000 12:00AM