MESA, AZ (3TV/CBS5) -- Caught misbehavin'! Some folks in Mesa aren't clear about the rules of the road.

[VIDEO: Caught Misbehavin'- Stanley goes for a ride-along with DPS]

Arizona recently enacted a cell phone law that prohibits drivers from using a mobile device without the use of a hands-free device.

[RELATED: Arizona now bans hand-held cellphone use while driving]

Drivers must either have a mount or use a Bluetooth when using a phone, unless it's an emergency. The law is very broad because drivers can't have the phone resting on any body part; it must be mounted. 

[RELATED: What you need to know about Arizona's new texting-and-driving ban]

Stanley Roberts rode with Trooper Peterson of the Arizona Department of Public Safety looking for drivers in violation the hands-free law.

Currently,troopers are handing out written warnings but in 2021 the education process will end and tickets will be handed out. 

Caught Misbehaving with Stanley Roberts exposes individuals who brazenly defy the law or common courtesy, risking social and/or legal consequences. His reports air regularly on CBS 5 News at 10 p.m.

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