Media Advisory                                              

For Immediate Release
July 21, 2005
Contact: Catherine Dokey
Public Information Officer
(850) 651-7420 

Red Light Running Operation

The Okaloosa County Sheriffs Office Traffic Enforcement Unit will conduct a “Red Light Running Operation” on Thursday, July 28th at the intersection of Mary Esther Blvd and Highway 98.  The goals of the Red Light Running Operation is to detect and stop the running of red lights and ensure the safety of citizens in Okaloosa County as well as law enforcement officers. 

Running red lights is identified as an aggressive driving violation.  Violations are $112.50 infractions, with 3 points applied to the driver’s license. 

Sheriff Charlie Morris and the Okaloosa County Sheriff’s Office is committed to traffic safety and to ensure everyone traveling on Okaloosa County roadways may do so securely and free from harm and personal danger.