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McMinnville PD Promotes Pedestrian Safety During Busy Fall Season

McMinnville Police Department reminding all of us to keep an eye out for walkers, runners, and those getting out of cars as Pedestrian Safety Month wraps up. McMinnville Patrol Officer Mark Mara said with more citizens outside during the fall, people can often wonder into traffic without drivers noticing. Mara said pedestrians have the right-of-way. “Remember even though you do ... Read More »

McMinnville Residents Can Check Child Safety Seats Saturday and Sunday

The McMinnville Police Department will be doing child passenger seat inspections at St. Catherine Catholic Church on Saturday and Sunday. Patrol Officer Mark Mara said the event is part of an outreach program McMinnville Police are doing as part of Seat Check Saturday, a national campaign. Mara said they can communicate with far more people during outreach rather than doing ... Read More »

McMinnville Police Focusing Patrols On Speeding Over Holiday Season

McMinnville Police increasing patrols in areas that experience a high number of vehicle accidents over the holiday season. Patrol Officer Mark Mara said a recent double casualty wreck just outside the city limits caused the department’s emphasis on safe driving. “Most of the crashes that we are having directly involves speed, and because of that we’re having more serious crashes,” ... Read More »