Chesapeake police detail July traffic stops

Published 11:50 am Thursday, August 4, 2016


CHESAPEAKE — Chesapeake police made a total of 145 traffic stops for the month of July.

A total of 125 tickets were issued for traffic violations, while 33 warnings were given, according to a report submitted to village council by police chief Lenny Abrams.

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Speeding was the top reason for traffic stops, accounting for 68 stops, with expired tags being a reason for 10 stops. OVI/physical control violations accounted for six stops.