Traffic blitz nets 18 citations

The Fulton County Sheriff’s Office issued 18 citations during a Traffic Enforcement Blitz held June 8-11 and June 15-18. They were issued for 16 speed violations, possession of marijuana, and possession of marijuana paraphernalia. Deputies made 49 traffic stops and also issued 33 warnings. Currently, a traffic blitz is being conducted through June 30 at various hours in various locations throughout the county. Deputies will look for distracted driving, seat belt, speed, and impaired driving violations.

The traffic blitzes are funded through a grant from the Ohio Department of Public Safety.