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News Release
City of McMinnville Saturation Patrol conducted Friday, August 24th and Saturday, August 25th, 2018: (Photo) - 08/30/18


            Members of the Yamhill County Multi-Agency Traffic Team conducted two pre-announced/publicized 4 hour traffic enforcement details in the City of McMinnville in conjunction with the community cruising event and associated activities. The goal was to attempt to ensure a safe environment for participants and members of the public.

During the traffic enforcement detail, members conducted a total of 132 traffic stops and issued a total of 76 traffic citations and 125 traffic warnings.

The citations included 9 Violation Driving While Suspended citations, 7 No Valid Driver’s License citations, 11 Driving Uninsured citations, 10 Distracted Driving citations, 2 Speed Racing citations, 1 Careless Driving citation, 1 Open Container citation, 6 Speeding citations, 4 Endangering Child Passenger citations, and 3 No Seat Belt citations.

In addition, 6 Pedestrian violations were issued.

The detail also resulted in 2 arrests for DUII, 1 Probation Violation arrest, 1 arrest for Driving While Suspended Misdemeanor, and 2 Minor in Possession Alcohol.

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