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Parking Citations

The Santa Monica College Police Department, receives its authority to enforce traffic and parking regulations from the California Penal Code, the California Vehicle Code, and provisions established by the Santa Monica College District Board of Trustees. The Santa Monica Community College District Police and Safety Services Department operates under the rules and regulations of the Santa Monica Municipal Code Sections contained in Article III, Public Safety, Chapter 3, Traffic Regulations.

The following regulations are enforced on the Santa Monica College campus pursuant to sections  of the California Vehicle Code:

  • Red Zone
  • Out Of Space
  • No Permit Displayed
  • Head In Only
  • Fire Lane or Zone
  • Posted Sign
  • Traffic Hazards
  • Driveway
  • Handicap Space
  • Double Parking
  • Expired registration tab (or none displayed)

This list does not prohibit officers from issuing citations for other vehicle code section violations not listed above.