Police to enforce traffic laws near schools

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VALLEYWIDE -- Classes resume Monday in many school districts across the state.

Officers assigned to school zones will strictly enforce speed limits. Most school zones in Arizona are posted at 15-miles-per-hour.

Police will also be watching for crosswalk violations. Drivers are required stop for anyone who is anywhere in the school zone crosswalk.

Drivers are also required to wait until the crosswalk is completely clear.

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