Thursday, December 23, 2010

Results of Traffic Accident Reduction Enforcement

Yesterday, Officers from the department's Community Policing Section and Traffic Safety Unit participated in an Accident Reduction Initiative. Officers concentrated their traffic enforcement efforts on Metcalf from 75th St. to College Blvd., Antioch from 75th St. to College Blvd, and 95th St. from Nall to Nieman. A total of 247 vehicles were stopped and 332 citations were issued. Here's a summary of enforcement taken:

15 - Speeding
125 - Adult Seat Belt
1 - Child Seat
30 - Hazardous Moving
8 - Lane Change
25 - Improper Turn
10 - Red Light
4 - Driving While Suspended
59 - No Proof of insurance
55 - Other

Another Accident Reduction Initiative is planned for early next year.