Clinton County Sheriff



The Clinton County Traffic Safety Program

The Clinton County Traffic Safety Program provides education to the community about child safety seats, aggressive driving, fun on wheels, and pedestrian safety.

The program coordinates with state, local and county law enforcement efforts targeting occupant restraint and aggressive driving behaviors.

The Traffic Safety Program is a comprehensive program designed to help reduce and prevent traffic related injuries and fatalities in our community.

What Topics Does the Program Cover?

Child passenger seats
Occupant restraints
Drowsy driving
Aggressive driving
Elderly driving
Pedestrian safety
Fun on wheels safety which includes
  >in-line skates
  >skateboards and scooters


How Does it Work?

The Clinton County Traffic Safety Program, provides education to the community. The program has certified child passenger safety technicians and instructors  that are trained to install car seats and to instruct caregivers how to properly install their child's seats.  The program conducts educational presentations in local schools for pedestrian, fun on wheels, and aggressive driving safety.

Child Passenger Safety technician training sessions are offered regionally through out the year, and education for caregivers is offered by appointment.

The Clinton County Traffic Safety Program  coordinates with the combined efforts of law enforcement agencies, fire departments and other community action agencies.

Click here for "frequently asked questions" about the Traffic Safety program.

How Much Does it Cost?

The Clinton County Traffic Safety Program, is funded by the Governor's Traffic Safety Committee.


What About Car Seat Re-Calls?

Click here for this external link displaying car seat re-calls.

Traffic Safety Video

Click here to view the traffic safety video "Fatal Head Butt" (size 6mb). WARNING!! This video is graphic and may NOT be appropriate for younger viewers.

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Additional Informative External Links

Contact Us

To receive more information, call or visit us at:

Clinton County Sheriff's Department
Traffic Safety Unit
25 McCarthy Drive
Plattsburgh, NY 12901
Tel: (518) 565-4824



NOTE: These are external web links