San Tan Valley School Zone enforcement nets over 70

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Pinal County Sheriff’s officials say the school zone enforcement focus Monday morning in San Tan Valley netted over 70 people.

Sheriff department spokesperson Navideh Forghani said sheriff deputies, along with a joint taskforce, focused on traffic enforcement within San Tan Valley School Zones during the morning commute from 7 a.m. to 10 a.m.

The results were concerning.  We issued 73 citations to people for speeding within a school zone, said Forghani. 

Two arrests were also made for drug related DUIs, said Forghani, there were 4 citations issued for running red lights.

Today’s effort are a reminder to everyone to practice safe driving, especially when in a school zone.

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