Thursday, March 17, 2011

Results of March Accident & Crime Reduction Initiative

On Tuesday the Overland Park Police Department conducted its monthly Accident & Crime Reduction Initiative. More than two dozen officers conducted traffic enforcement at nine of the city's Top Ten High Accident Locations, as well as twenty two Traffic Complaint Areas.

Here are the results:

411 Vehicle stops

645 Total citations

127 - Red Light
120 - Seat Belt (adult)
5 - Seat Belt (under 18 years of age)
101 - No Insurance
22 - Tag Violations
10 - Suspended Driver's License
41 - Driver's License Violations
62 - Improper Turns
40 - Speeding
37 - Illegal Turns
28 - Lane Change
8 - Follow Too Closely
44 - Misc. Violations

5 - Warrant Arrests
1 - Drug Arrest

The next Accident & Crime Reduction Initiative is scheduled to occur on April 22, 2011.