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Traffic Safety Information
AM 1700 - Traffic Alert
AM 1700 is a continuously operating AM radio station specifically designed for Hanover County citizens, and has the ability to broadcast important information to the motoring public over a 500 square-mile area.
Avoiding Collisions With Deer
Get tips from the Traffic Safety Unit to avoid hitting deer on the road.
Child Safety Seat Information
The Hanover County Sheriff's Office has 4 officers certified to inspect and install child safety seats. These officers frequently assist citizens with the installation and inspection of child safety seats. The Hanover County Sheriff's Office firmly believes that such education and assistance is the key to saving lives.
Dealing With Glare
Review some helpful guidelines to properly deal with glare.
Law Enforcement Challenge
Every year the Sheriff's Office competes in the Virginia and National Law Enforcement Challenge. The Sheriff's Office has placed among top agencies around the state by increasing public awareness and law enforcement efforts in the area of occupant protection, speeding and impaired driving.
Refrain From Aggressive Driving
Aggressive driving will cost you. Running red lights and stop signs, unsafe lane changes, tailgating, and speeding will get you pulled over - resulting in big penalties and demerit points.
Tips on Night Driving
Learn how to drive safely during the night hours.
Traffic Safety Links
Browse a list of helpful traffic safety resources.