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Henderson Police Conclude Joining Forces Event Targeting Speeders

July 14, 2020
FOR IMMEDIATE NEWS RELEASE
PLEASE CONTACT KATRINA FARRELL, (702) 267-4596

Henderson, Nev. – The Henderson Police Department concluded its 12th campaign under the current Joining Forces Program.

During the enforcement initiative that ran from June 26th through July 12th, 2020, Henderson Police stopped a total of 683 motorists.

Of the 683 traffic stops, motorists were issued 537 speeding citations, 4 citations for distracted driving (such as cell phone use), 33 citations for registration and driver’s license violations,  5 citations for red light violations, 37 citations for no insurance, as well as several other citations issued for other traffic related offenses. Additionally, 119 motorists were issued a warning, in lieu of a citation.

The Henderson Police Department received $201,000 in federal funding for the enhanced enforcement initiatives through the Nevada Department of Public Safety - Office of Traffic Safety for the 2020 Joining Forces program. 

Please contact Officer Alan Olvera, Public Information Officer at 702-267-4509

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