Speeding in School ~ Traffic Detail
On Monday, September 20, 2021 between the hours of 2:20PM and 3:56 PM, The Oxford Borough Police Department conducted a traffic detail along the 400 block S 5th Street (S 5th & Garfield Street) 4 officers participated using a speed timing device to enforce the 15 MPH School Zone with activated flashing yellow lights between 2:15PM and 4:00 PM. During the detail, 267 vehicles were clocked in the northbound direction only. Out of the 267 vehicles, 36 vehicles were in violation of PA vehicle code 3365 B Special Speed Limitations ~ School Zones, which carries max. fines of $500 and three points. The highest speed was clocked at 40 MPH in the 15 MPH zone. Of the 36, the average speeder was traveling 26.7 MPH in the 15 MPH zone. More traffic details will be scheduled this year.