The City of South Miami Police Department cares about your safety.
Always insure you and all occupants are properly buckled up with seat belts. Children under 4 years of age must be in a child seat.
Don't drink and drive. Nearly half of all fatal crashes are alcohol related. If you drink, use a designated driver.
Observe and obey posted speed limits. Speeding fines are expensive and may cause your insurance rates to increase.
Florida Statute 316.126 requires that all drivers yield the right of way to emergency vehicles. Drivers are to immediately pull over parallel to the nearest edge, stop and remain in a stopped position until the emergency vehicle has passed.
Impatient and aggressive drivers are becoming increasingly common on our roadways. Don't be a "road shark." Drive with respect and courtesy.
Always avoid distractions while driving, including: