Colorado Senate OKs Bill Raising Penalties For Texting While DrivingColorado's Senate has passed a bill to increase the penalty for texting while driving from $50 to $300.
Denver Police: 'Take The Phone Out Of Your Ear, Quit Texting'Denver police on Monday took time to remind the public about pedestrian and driver safety.
Teens Take Texting While Driving SimulationTeens took a test at school today, but this wasn't one for their report cards, this test showed them the dangers of texting and driving.
CDOT Tries To Combat Distracted DrivingThe Colorado State Patrol is launching a new campaign to combat distracted driving.
Teens Are KPC - 'Keeping Parents Clueless' -- When It Comes To TextingTexting has become a most popular form of communicating, especially among teens. They seem to have their own language, but it's a language that could put them in danger with Internet predators.
People Who Use Emojis Are…Emojis have become an internationally understood language. The little graphics can perfectly convey a feeling that most of us do not have words for.
Woman Whose Buttocks Pierced By Pole: Don't Text And DriveA woman whose buttocks were impaled by a four-inch-diameter metal pole says her near-brush with death is a lesson often given but not heeded: Don't text and drive.
Bill Restricting Cellphones In Cars Comes Back For a while, it seemed Colorado lawmakers had hung up on a proposal to restrict cellphone use in cars this year, but it turns out the bill was just on hold.
Colorado Drivers Targeted In Campaign To Curb Texting & DrivingTexting and driving is illegal in Colorado but many drivers continue to break the law while behind the wheel. Law enforcement will be cracking down on drivers who continue with the dangerous habit beginning next week.
911 Dispatchers In Pitkin County Start Accepting Texts For HelpPitkin County 911 communication center dispatchers now are monitoring another source for emergency responses.
More Pedestrians Getting Injured While Distracted By Using CellphonesMore people are getting injured from distracted walking. A new study out of Ohio State University shows that walking and talking or texting on a cellphone can be dangerous, and even deadly.
CBS4 Investigation Finds Spotty Enforcement Of Distracted Driving LawAlthough people who text and drive are 23 more times likely to get in a crash, a CBS4 Investigation finds spotty enforcement of Colorado’s much ballyhooed distracted driving law which went into effect in 2009.