TOPEKA, Kan. (WIBW) – As the ultimate outcomes of the Thanksgiving Secure Arrival site visitors marketing campaign are launched, the Shawnee Co. Sheriff’s Workplace is gearing up for one more site visitors security marketing campaign.
The Shawnee County Sheriff’s Office says it has gathered the ultimate outcomes of its Thanksgiving Safe Arrival Traffic Enforcement campaign, which was funded by a grant from the Kansas Department of Transportation.
In the course of the marketing campaign, the Sheriff’s Workplace stated a complete of 52 site visitors stops have been performed. Deputies issued 48 citations for dashing, cease signal violations, driver’s license violations and extra. It stated one individual even had two warrants out for his or her arrest and was taken into custody.
The Sheriff’s Workplace stated site visitors enforcement was principally meant to supply the group with training as a way to enhance compliance with Kansas site visitors legal guidelines. It stated whereas the marketing campaign has ended, site visitors enforcement by deputies has not.
The Sheriff’s Workplace additionally stated it’s gearing up for a brand new site visitors security marketing campaign. It stated it would conduct an impaired driving mobilization, Particular Visitors Enforcement Program Marketing campaign; Taking Down DUI, over the winter holidays.
Shawnee Co. deputies will be a part of different regulation enforcement companies all through the state within the marketing campaign, which is able to run from Dec. 26 to Jan. 2, 2022.
Throughout the brand new marketing campaign, the Sheriff’s Workplace stated there will probably be an elevated presence of patrol autos with the aim of deterring and arresting impaired drivers. It stated this marketing campaign was additionally sponsored by the Kansas Division of Transportation.
The Sheriff’s Workplace has requested residents and guests to chorus from driving impaired and to report harmful drivers whereas out and about.
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