The Greenville Police Department is committed to ensuring the safety of motorists, cyclists, and pedestrians on the public roadways of the City of Greenville. Our ultimate goal is to achieve voluntary compliance with traffic laws and regulations, which will make all who use our roads safer. In order to achieve this goal, the Greenville Police department uses both enforcement and education to enhance public understanding of traffic law and safety.
Here is a brief overview of South Carolina's school bus law. South Carolina state law says that a motorist must stop for a stopped school bus with flashing red lights under these conditions:
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In South Carolina, drivers are required to reduce their speed and exercise due caution when approaching a temporary work zone or an emergency vehicle stopped on the side of the road. This is commonly referred to as the "Move Over Law" and states that when approaching a work zone or emergency scene, drivers must: