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February 21, 2019

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Henderson Police issue over 400 citations in traffic crackdown

During a two-week operation ending Jan. 1, Henderson Police captured three fugitives, arrested three impaired drivers and issued hundreds of traffic citations, authorities said today.

The Joining Forces traffic-safety operation, which started Dec. 18, included 418 traffic stops, police said.

A total of 474 citations were issued, including 127 for speeding, two for reckless driving, 18 for distracted driving, 85 for red-light violations, 35 for registration violations and 25 for failing to have proof of insurance, police said.

The Nevada Department of Public Safety obtained about $185,000 in federal funding for Henderson Police to conduct such operations this year, police said.