A total of 53 citations and 33 warnings were issued in conjunction with a hazardous moving violation enforcement operation conducted Saturday in Texas County, the Missouri State Highway Patrol said.
Troopers also arrested one person for a misdemeanor drug violation. Totals include:
36 — speed citations
5 — no seat belt citations
1 — child restraint citation
3 — nonmoving violation citations
1 — driver license violation citation
6 — uninsured motorist citations
1 — stop sign violation citation
1 — arrest for misdemeanor drug possession
“Hazardous moving violation operations are one tool the Missouri State Highway Patrol uses to vigorously enforce laws designed to reduce crashes,” said Capt. Bruce D. Fiske.