An ordinance that would increase the penalty for driving around a school bus unloading students continues through Cleveland City Council committees.
BROADVIEW HEIGHTS, Ohio - Despite national media coverage of a Cleveland woman who drove around a school bus on a sidewalk, a Broadview Heights woman was recently cited for doing the exact same thing.
According to Broadview Heights police, officers cited a driver on Nov. 15 after she drove on the sidewalk to go around several Brecksville-Broadview Heights school buses waiting outside of Brecksville-Broadview Heights Middle School located on Mill Road.
There were children walking in the area at the time of the incident., police said
An alert bus driver wrote down the woman's license plate number and called police, who were able to contact the woman on the phone.
The driver confessed to the incident and was issued a citation for careless operation on private property and wanton disregard for public safety. She will appear in Broadview Heights Mayor's Court located at city hall on Nov. 29.
Despite national media coverage of a Cleveland woman who drove around a school bus on a sidewalk, a Broadview Heights woman was recently cited for doing the exact same thing.
One week after a Cleveland woman was ordered to stand on a street corner with a sign as part of her punishment for driving on the sidewalk around a school bus, city council moves to up the penalty for future offenders.
The woman who drove on a sidewalk to avoid a school bus was joined by a supporter as she held an "idiot" sign for the second day of her sentence Wednesday morning.
A 32-year-old woman who drove on the sidewalk to pass a Cleveland school bus remained mum as she stood on the sidewalk holding an "idiot" sign as punishment.
A caught on camera passing a school bus on the sidewalk is ordered by a judge to stand at the intersection and wear an "idiot" sign.
A woman who police say drove on the sidewalk to avoid a stopped school bus pleaded not guilty to reckless operation and stopping for a school bus.
The mother of the woman who drove up a sidewalk to get around a stopped Cleveland school bus says her daughter was looking to give the bus plenty of room.
A Cleveland Metropolitan School District bus driver shot video of a motorist driving up on the sidewalk to avoid stopping for the school bus loading and unloading students.