(13WHAM) New York - State Police are targeting distracted drivers in their Operation Hang Up initiative.
The enhanced enforcement campaign begins Monday and runs through Sunday.
If you're caught using your phone while driving, you could face points on your license and a fine.
Research has shown drivers who use their phones are four times more likely to be involved in a crash.
The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration says 3,000 deaths last year were caused by distracted driving nationwide.