Posted: May 27, 2010 9:08 AM by Sharlee Jacobs
SHREVEPORT, La. (AP) - State troopers and Shreveport police
officers wrote more than 100 tickets during a speeding crackdown on
The agencies stepped up patrols on I-49 near
Interstate 20 after Shreveport officers reported dangerous driving.
Officers were out from 6 a.m. to 9 a.m. Wednesday.
State troopers wrote 32 tickets to drivers going at least 15 mph
over the speed limit of 60 mph.
State police spokesman Doug Pierrelee said 18 of the drivers
were going 20 mph over the limit.
Shreveport police wrote 76 tickets, of which 46 were for