DURHAM, N.C. (WNCN) — The Durham County Sheriff’s Office announced nearly 500 traffic citations have been given since April.

Sheriff Clarence F. Birkhead released the statistics from April to June. Since then, the following citations have been given:

  • 389 speeding tickets
  • 36 driving without a license
  • 33 driving while license revoked
  • 25 seat belt violations
  • 71 other violations

“We are thankful for the Governor’s Highway Safety Program Grant helping us supplement the terrific work being done by our Traffic Unit,” said Sheriff Birkhead. “We feel our increased traffic enforcement efforts will continue making a significant difference making drivers, passengers, and pedestrians safe.”

To learn more about DCSO’s recipient of the Governor’s Highway Safety Program Grant, click here.