Thursday, March 1, 2012

Results of Traffic Enforcement Initiatives

On Thursday, February 23rd and on Wednesday February 29th, 2012, Overland Park Traffic Safety Officers conducted High Visibility Traffic Enforcement at two different locations. Here are the results:

February 23rd - I-435 Highway – Quivira to Antioch Rd.

72 - Traffic Violations
1 - Warrant Arrest
63 - Vehicles Stopped

February 29th - US69 Highway from W. 119th St. to W. 87th St.

29 citations were written by four officers during a two hour time period.

22 - Speeding
1 - Adult Seat Belt
4 - Insurance
1 - Red Lght
1 - Driving While Suspended
2 - Driver Awareness Warnings
1 - Drug Arrest - Marijuana
29 - Total Traffic Tickets
26 - Vehicles Stopped

Officers will continue to step up their enforcement activities in these areas, especially with the upcoming construction taking place along I-435 and Quivira Rd.