The Madison PD will be conducting an enhanced traffic enforcement project Saturday evening in the area of E Washington Ave targeting drunk drivers.
According to the WI DOT, in 2019 alcohol-related crashes killed 140 people in Wisconsin and injured 2,918.
Please slow down, buckle-up, and drive sober.
These additional enforcement efforts are made possible through traffic overtime grants provided by the Wisconsin Department of Transportation
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On Saturday night officers stopped 17 vehicles on E Washington Ave for speeding. Officers focused in the area of 1400 E Washington Ave (30 MPH Zone). Highest recorded speed for the night was 54 MPH in a 30 MPH zone.