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Speed Enforcement Effort Totals 31,928 Tickets

Posted April 8, 2008 4:28 p.m. EDT
Updated April 8, 2008 4:32 p.m. EDT

— A speed-limit enforcement program conducted during the first week of April netted 31,928 traffic and criminal citations statewide.

In Wake County, 20 checkpoints and 94 patrol locations nabbed 70 drunk drivers and 744 speeders. In Durham, 90 patrols issued 8 DWI citations and 161 speeding tickets.