KHP Releases Results from March Special Enforcements

TOPEKA – The Kansas Highway Patrol has released the results from special enforcements conducted in the month of March.

Throughout the month of March, the Kansas Highway Patrol worked numerous special enforcements related to traffic safety issues, including speeding, seat belts, and DUI. These enforcements were in addition to the work our personnel conduct on a regular basis on Kansas’ roads.

During these special enforcement, troopers made 15 DUI arrests and issued 349 citations.

“The last few years, we have added an additional component to our enforcement efforts,” said KHP Superintendent, Colonel Mark Bruce. “Specifically, local troop commanders have been asked to identify known areas where aggressive enforcement efforts may prove beneficial.”

The special enforcement results are as follows:

March 2018 2018 Calendar Year  March 2017
DUI Arrests 15 21 6
DUI-Drugs 0 0 0
Warrant Arrests 4 18 2
Felony-drug 10 32 0
Speed Citations 235 536 216
Speed Warnings 324 669 210
Seatbelt Citations-Adult 106 167 48
Seatbelt Citations-Teen (14-17 yrs) 4 4 1
 Child Restraint Citations (0-13 yrs) 4 12 10
Total Public Contacts 1,182 2,759 818

The Kansas Highway Patrol’s 2018 Special Enforcement Lane schedule can be found by clicking here.

Updated: April 17, 2018 — 11:55 am




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