FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: June 10, 2018

TCSO Click-It or Ticket Initiative Results

May 22nd thru June 4th, 2018 the Travis County Sheriff’s Office participated in the Click-It or Ticket Grant. This grant focused on drivers and vehicle occupants who were not in compliance with Texas safety belt laws and was offered by the Texas Department of Transportation (TXDOT). The grant allowed TCSO to put additional deputies on roadways, focused on these violations.

The results for the time frame specific to the grant are as follows:

95 drivers were issued citations for no safety belt

44 passengers were issued citations for no safety belt/s

5 citations were issued to individuals for children not in safety belt/s or seat/s

357 traffic citations were issued

4 arrests were made

For more information, contact Sgt. Don Rios at don.rios@traviscountytx.gov.

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Submitted By: Kristen Dark, Sr. Public Information Officer (512) 854-4986

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