El Paso County Sheriff’s Office

3850 Justice Dr., El Paso, Texas 79938

Contact: Leslie Antunez / Public Information Officer

Office: (915) 538-2119

Mobile: (915) 479-1678

Email: lantunez@epcounty.com

Website: EPCSO.ORG

El Paso, TX - The El Paso County Sheriff’s Office participated in the Texas Department of Transportation’s “Click It or Ticket” operation from May 18th through May 31st, 2015.

The operation provided funding for additional deputies to patrol streets and communities to focus on seatbelt enforcement.

Sheriff’s Office deputies issued the following citations as a result of the operation:

· 196 - Citations issued to adults for not wearing seatbelts.

· 34 - Citations issued for unrestrained children.

· 54 - Citations for non-hazardous violations.

· 6 - Citations for hazardous moving violations.

· 2 - Citations for speeding violations.

· 1 - Citation for possession of drug paraphernalia.

Driver or passenger, front or back seat, state law requires everyone in the vehicle to be buckled up. Not buckling up could cost you up to $200 in court costs and fines. Or, it could cost you your life.

Click it or ticket

Published 04 June 2015 04:09 PM by leantunez


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