From May 19th - June 1st the City Police and county Law enforcement have been patrolling the roads in Bellevue, Kirkland, Sammamish and Seattle. The effort was focused in King County and the purpose was for police to issue traffic tickets. During the 2-week period police wrote 388 seatbelt tickets and 426 cell phone/texting tickets. Additionally, 13 DUI's were given out as well.
The departments that participated in this efforts were In King County. The City of Auburn, Bellevue, Black Diamond, Burien, Covington, Federal Way, Issaquah, Kent, Kirkland, Lake Forest Park, Maple Valley, Mercer Island, Port of Seattle, Redmond, Renton, Sammamish, SeaTac, Seattle, Tukwila and Woodinville Police Departments.
Traffic tickets are a pain. Do your best to avoid using your cell phone while driving in these areas. Good luck out there on the roads. And if you do get a traffic ticket, remember you can hire an experienced traffic ticket attorney for as little as $200.