South Hills community cracking down on jaywalkers

South Hills community cracking down on jaywalkers

MT. LEBANON, Pa. — One South Hills community is cracking down on jaywalkers because they've been causing so many accidents.

The Mt. Lebanon Police Department recently received a $40,000 grant from the federal government targeting pedestrian safety. That led officers to begin enforcing jaywalking laws this week, giving warnings and, in some cases, tickets.

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The initiative is also targeting drivers and is proving effective.

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