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NY troopers issue 22,176 tickets in "Speed Week"

Created: 08/13/2014 3:18 PM WHEC.com
By: Associated Press

New York State Police say troopers issued more than 20,000 traffic tickets in their recent "Speed Week" crackdown. The August 6 – August 12 campaign focused on speeders and distracted driving resulted in 22,176 tickets.

Ticket breakdown:
Speeding: 10,266 tickets
Texting: 279 tickets
Cell Phone: 577 tickets
DWI: 238 tickets
Move Over Law:  622 tickets
 





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