Traffic Safety Initiatives: Crash Reporting Centers: Moving Crash Reporting Away from the Roadway

Law enforcement leaders face a never-ending challenge to provide exceptional service while controlling costs. The lack of new resources to meet continually increasing demands requires that traditional responses be reexamined. Assigning police officers to investigate and report property damage–only (PDO) motor vehicle crashes is an example of an area where police time can be saved and reassigned to higher priority needs. The use of crash reporting centers (CRCs) is proving to be a viable alternative to the traditional response.

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