Hemet Police target abandoned vehicles

■ Hemet Police Department / Contributed The Hemet Police Department is launching a new program designed to address inoperable vehicles left abandoned on city streets. Informally titled “Operation Eyesore,” the plan outlines a strategy to remove blight caused by inoperable, abandoned, or unregistered vehicles. Every week, staff from the department’s traffic bureau will direct their efforts to locating abandoned vehicles within the city, and enforcing the various parking laws outlined in the Hemet Municipal Code and the California Vehicle Code. The program will include issuing warning notices asking the owner to move their vehicle, issuing parking citations and the removal of vehicles that are clearly abandoned. Officers will systematically patrol all

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