Police release results of ‘no-tolerance’ traffic enforcement along Rock Road

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The Wichita Police Department released the results of a ‘no-tolerance’ traffic enforcement along Rock Road Thursday

The initiative focused on driving behavior along Rock Road through Sedgwick County. 

Authorities said 155 traffic citations were issued. Thirteen had seat belt violations. One was arrested for DUI and another for felony drugs.

The operation began at 12 a.m. Thursday and lasted for 24 hours.

“Traffic safety through Wichita and the surrounding areas is a high priority for area law enforcement and the goal of the assignment is to remind and educate drivers on the importance of following traffic laws to help reduce accidents, thus reducing injuries and fatalities,” said WPD traffic section commander, Lt. Jeff Allen. 

The initiative was a collaboration with the KHP, Sedgwick County Sheriff’s Office, Derby and Kechi police. 

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