Child Passenger Restraints

New Law: Child Passenger Restraint - Effective September 2015


Did you know?
  • Traffic Collisions are the leading cause of death in kids between 5 - 17 years old. (CDC 2013)
  • Most child restraints are misused mainly by using the wrong seat, loose harness or attached incorrectly. Studies show the misuse of a child restraint is between 72% - 84% (NHTSA and various Field reporting).
  • The Stafford Police Department has officers familiar with child restraint systems and can provide 1 on 1 instruction on proper Selection, Direction, Location, Installation and proper Harnessing.
Officer Justin Pascale, Officer Allen Jillson and Officer Marisa Lawrence are certified Child Passenger Safety Technicians. Call for an appointment at 609-597-1189, ext. 8436 or email.