Waltham Police are conducting crosswalk enforcement patrols this summer in the city, according to the Boston Globe.
Police plan to issue fines of up to $200 to morotists who don't stop for pedestrians in crosswalks, according to the Globe.
The patrols come after several recent accidents, some of which resulted in the death of pedestrians. A Waltham woman allegedly ran over and killed Scott Coxall in 2011 Also, Also, Waltham student was seriously injured in May 2012 when he tried to cross Lexington Street outside of a crosswalk.
Police tell the Globe patrols will increase in the next two weeks and continue throughout the year.
For full details, see the Boston Globe article.