CHP Officer Chris Miceli stands next to a table set up with informational pamphlets. Photo by Diana Lopez.

Children and Youth

Low turnout at parent-teen safe driving event

While San Benito County has the third highest teen driver fatality rate in California due to reckless driving, BenitoLink Junior Journalism reporter Diana Lopez found herself to be the only attendee at a weekend workshop.

Photo courtesy of AAA.

Police / Fire

AAA offers a 10 mile ride home with “Tipsy Tow” April 20 and 21.

AAA estimates that a first-time DUI conviction can cost a motorist more than $10,000 in fines, penalties, legal fees and increased insurance costs. Tipsy Tow is available April 20 and 21 in