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Teen drivers learn to ‘Start Smart’

Traffic collisions continue to be the leading cause of death for young people ages 15-20 years old. As a result, the CHP invites new drivers and their families to attend its free workshop, called Start Smart. This course discusses traffic … Continue reading

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CHP hosts ‘Start Smart’ class for teens Thursday

Teen drivers, those in the hunt for their driver’s license and their families are invited to attend the CHP’s free Start Smart driving course 6:30-8:30 p.m. Thursday, July 17 at the Aptos branch of the Santa Cruz Public Library, at 7695 … Continue reading

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Starting smart on the road

Traffic collisions continue to be the leading cause of death for young people ages 15 to 20. In an effort to give Santa Cruz Counties new drivers the tools to beat those odds this holiday season, the California Highway Patrol … Continue reading

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First fall installment of CHP’s ‘Start Smart’ course Thursday

Traffic collisions continue to be leading cause of death for 15-20 year olds. Thus, the CHP invites teen drivers and their families to learn the rules of the road as well as the dangers of being a young person behind … Continue reading

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‘Start Smart’ teen driver class planned for Oct. 3

The CHP’s next installment of “Start Smart” will be 6:30 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 3 in the Santa Cruz Police Department Community Room located at 155 Center St. in Santa Cruz. The course, open to teen and new drivers and their … Continue reading

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Two Start Smart classes offered in June

The California Highway Patrol has two Start Smarts classes coming up this month. Beginning at 6:30 p.m. Thursdays, June 13 and June 27, teen drivers and their families can attend the course that teaches responsible driving. There will be videos … Continue reading

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Start Smart teen driver safety course June 13

The CHP’s next installment of the Start Smart program is 6:30 p.m. Thursday, June 13 in the Santa Cruz Police Department Community Room at 155 Center St. The course teaches newly licensed teenage drivers the responsibilities that come with the … Continue reading

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Start Smart coming to town April 25

This month’s installment of the CHP’s free Start Smart course will be offered 6:30 p.m. Thursday, April 25 in the Santa Cruz Police Department’s Community Room, at 155 Center St. Open to teens and their families, the course offers information … Continue reading

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Today’s Start Smart class canceled to honor fallen SCPD officers

Today’s Start Smart class has been canceled and those who planned to attend are invited to the next regularly scheduled course April 25. The change is to allow consideration of Thursday’s memorial service for two Santa Cruz Police officers killed … Continue reading

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Give your teen a ‘Smart Start’ this week

Help ensure that your teen will maintain a safe driving record by attending the California Highway Patrol’s Start Smart Program Wednesday, Dec. 15 at the Santa Cruz Police Department’s Community Room, 155 Center St. in downtown Santa Cruz. Statistics show … Continue reading

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