ODESSA, Texas (Big 2/Fox 24) – In an effort to reduce traffic violations, the Odessa Police Department regularly designates safe zones throughout the city.
Safe zones are areas in which residents may see an increased presence of law enforcement officers who are focused on traffic enforcement.
For the week of July 1, the OPD will be out in the following areas:
- 3800-5100 blocks of East 42nd Street
- 3100-4100 blocks of Andrews Highway
- 1400 block of East 38th Street
- 52nd Street & East Loop 338
Police officials say the goal of safe zones are to reduce traffic violations and crashes throughout the city.