University of Miami and FDOT – District Six – Annual Safety Fair (Recap)

 On October 30, 2019, the Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT) – District Six and South Florida police agencies gathered around the Rock on the University of Miami campus for the “Put it Down” Distracted Driving Awareness Campaign and annual safety fair event. Press Conference Speakers: Alexandra Martinez (Crime Prevention Officer – UM Police Department) […]

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ANNUAL SAFETY FAIR 2019 – University of Miami & FDOT – District Six

 On Wednesday, October 30, 2019, was held the Annual Safety Fair at the Coral Gables Campus of the University of Miami. The fair focused on educating students about safety in general. Press Conference Speakers: Alexandra Martinez (Crime Prevention Officer – UM Police Department) David Rivero (Chief of Police – UM Police Department) Carlos Sarmiento […]

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Freebee Launch Ceremony – Official launch presentation

 Participants Karyn Cunningham (Mayor of Palmetto Bay) Lt. Tony Rodriguez, MDPD (Palmetto Bay Policing Unit) Debbie Wanninkhof (“Put it Down Law” Advocate) Mark Merwitzer (His letter was read) (“Put it Down Law” Advocate) Carlos Sarmiento (FDOT District Six) Bryan Jobe (Freebee Transportation Director) This event was made possible thanks to the partnership with FDOT […]

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Put It Down Kick-Off Event Recap 10-01-2019

 The Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT) District Six, and the Florida Highway Patrol – Troop E (FHP) conducted a joint campaign presentation meeting, press conference and multi-agency traffic safety enforcement and educational detail, along with various law enforcement agencies on Tuesday, October 1, 2019. Video on Youtube Language: English

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