Sept. 14, 2021
DES MOINES, Iowa – The Iowa State Patrol is leading Iowa’s statewide Traffi...
Iowa State Patrol and Local Law Enforcement Agencies To Conduct Special Enforcement Thursday, September 16 | Iowa Department of Public Safety – Iowa Department of Public Safety
Sept. 14, 2021 DES MOINES, Iowa – The Iowa State Patrol is leading Iowa’s statewide Traffic Fatality Reduction Task Force in an effort to reduce deaths on Iowa roadways. As part of that effort the Patrol will be conducting a special enforcement initiative geared toward reduction of speeding drivers on Thursday, September 16. This time period is one of the most deadly in the state according to the past 10 years of crash data. Since the start of the pandemic, Iowa has seen a significant increase in drivers greatly exceeding the speed limit, putting everyone on the road in danger.