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Over 6,500 traffic violations issued during “Big Ticket Event”

Operation 24 Hours: Fall 2019 results

For Immediate Release: 06-Nov-2019 @ 3:51 PM
MRU #: 19R1117

Edmonton Police Service officers and City of Edmonton automated enforcement handed out 6,524 traffic violations during Operation 24 Hours.

During the 24-hour enforcement period which took place on Wednesday, Oct. 23, 2019 and Friday, Nov. 1, 2019, a total of 4,845 speeding tickets were issued by EPS officers and automated enforcement. Other Traffic Safety Act violations, including distracted driving accounted for 959 of the total violations issued.

The Edmonton Police Service and the City of Edmonton coordinate regular enforcement campaigns throughout the year (such as Operation 24 Hours) to improve traffic safety on Edmonton’s roadways. 

To report a crime please contact the EPS at 780-423-4567 or #377 from a mobile phone. Anonymous information can also be submitted to Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 or online at www.p3tips.com/250

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Please contact Cheryl Sheppard at (780) 421-2671 for more information.

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