Over 200 Citations Issued At East Side Check Point
El Paso — During the week of Feb. 20, Sheriff’s Office Strike Team Deputies conducted a two-day stationary vehicle check operation in east El Paso resulting in the issuance of 213 citations. The operation aimed at ensuring motorists were in compliance with Texas traffic laws. The two highest number of violations were for No Insurance and No Driver’s License. Two individuals were arrested during the operation for outstanding traffic warrants.
The Sheriff’s Office Strike Team says they will be conducting more stationary vehicle check operations in the near future.
The results are as follows:
NO INSURANCE - 91 citations
NO DRIVER’S LICENSE - 75 citations
EXPIRED INSPECTION - 18 citations
EXPIRED REGISTRATION - 12 citations
DRIVER’S LICENSE RESTRICTION - 3 citations
NO SEATBELT - 3 citations
OPEN CONTAINER - 3 citations
DEALER TAG VIOLATION - 3 citations
DRIVING WHILE LICENSE INVALID - 2 citations
NO FRONT LICENSE PLATE - 1 citation
UNRESTRAINED CHILD - 1 citation
U-TURN WHERE PROHIBITED - 1 citation