Marylanders are getting nailed for distracted driving at an alarming rate. Across the state, police are catching more drivers on the phone behind the wheel.
There’s a federal push to stop cell phone theft in its tracks. It’s a new plan to put a kill switch in every phone and render it useless for criminals.
State lawmakers are cracking down on drivers who talk on handheld cell phones when they’re behind the wheel.
Today, 10 states and several U.S. territories have banned the use of hand-held mobile phones by drivers.
Driving and talking on your cell phone could soon get you pulled over more often in Maryland. Weijia Jiang has more, on efforts to toughen up the laws.