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Smart driving for teens, with a little help from the CHP

The CHP is offering a free class for newly licensed teen drivers to help them be safe on the roads. The two-hour class is offered at 7 p.m. on the second Tuesday of each month at the Rohnert Park office. Call 588-1400 to get your name in or to get more information. Parents are strongly encouraged to attend with their teens. During the class, officers and speakers discuss safe driving habits and how to avoid collisions. “Our goal is to… Read More »

This 2-hour class may save your life

Here’s a class that every teen driver should take, and if they do, they may just save their life. The CHP is offering a two-hour class for teens 15 to 19 and their parents about the rights and wrongs of driving and how to avoid crashes and tickets. Thousands of collisions involving teens happen every year in California. The CHP said that from 2007 through 2009, there were more than 31,000 fatal and injury crashes involving at least one teen… Read More »