Tuesday, June 3, 2014

Results of the Memorial Day Click it or Ticket Campaign

The Overland Park Police Department conducted a Memorial Day – Click it or Ticket - S.T.E.P. Campaign from May 19th through June 1st.  The campaign was conducted with the principle focus on adult, teen, and child seat restraint violations. 

Officers also looked for speeding violations, texting while driving violations, bicyclist violations, pedestrian violations, and DUI violations to help reduce alcohol related auto accidents.       

Please review the statistical results:

398 - Hours worked

960   - Vehicles stopped

25     -    Speeding violations

890   - Seat belts (18+)

14     - Safety Belts (14-17)

5       -  Safety Belts (8-13)

12     - Booster Seats (4-7)

5       - Child Seats (0-3)

11     - Texting While Driving

261   - Hazardous Moving

55     - Other Violations

9       -   Warrant Arrests

6       -   DUI Arrests

0       -   MIP Arrest

4       -   Drug Arrests

2      -   Transporting Open Container Arrest
 
2     -   Other Arrests