Traffic troubles: Police do what they can, ‘problems’ are frequently in the eye of beholder

“Racetrack” is a word that Lt. Trevor Wenning and Officer Martin Powell are used to hearing when residents describe the traffic flow on Keizer’s streets. More often than not, data collected by Keizer Police Department doesn’t back up the perception of citizens.  

Martin cited a recent example where the complainant did everything the police needed to capture a snapshot of a perceived problem area. It was around one of Keizer’s schools . . .

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