NEW YORK — New York Metropolis Mayor Invoice de Blasio says he was completely satisfied to be a “citizen patrol” when he directed his police element to tug over a texting driver. The Democratic mayor says the visitors cease occurred Saturday whereas he was heading to a legislative occasion in Albany.
The New York Submit studies de Blasio noticed a driver texting within the automobile subsequent to his on the FDR Drive in Manhattan. The mayor instructed The Submit, “The visitors was sluggish so I am certain they thought they may get away with it. They weren’t taking note of the highway and I stated, ‘Pull them over!'”
De Blasio stated on Tuesday that the lady wanted an “on-the-spot schooling” concerning the risks. The lesson included a ticket. It’s unlawful for New York drivers to make use of cellular units. Fines can vary from $50 for a primary offense to $400 for greater than three violations.