The Florida Sheriffs Association Task Force announces results of ‘Operation Safe Kids’

Operation Safe Kids
Operation Safe Kids(Florida Sheriffs Association)
Published: Sep. 22, 2023 at 11:13 AM EDT
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SARASOTA, Fla. (WWSB) - The Florida Sheriffs Association Task Force has released the results of “Operation Safe Kids,” an initiative across 42 Florida counties that called attention to traffic safety in and around schools.

During the operation, Florida sheriffs issued 7,218 warnings and 5,171 traffic citations, dedicated 5,900 hours during the enforcement period, delivered 5,520 educational messages and posted 80,674 social media messages throughout the state.

The 42 Sheriff’s Offices that participated in the operation are from Alachua, Baker, Bay, Bradford, Brevard, Broward, Charlotte, Citrus, Clay, Collier, Columbia, DeSoto, Flagler, Hardee, Hendry, Hernando, Highlands, Hillsborough, Indian River, Jackson, Lake, Lee, Leon, Marion, Martin, Monroe, Nassau, Okaloosa, Okeechobee, Orange, Osceola, Palm Beach, Pinellas, Putnam, Santa Rosa, Sarasota, St. Johns, St. Lucie, Sumter, Volusia, Wakulla and Washington counties.