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Citations are Up After Click it or Ticket Campaign in Benton, Franklin, Yakima Counties

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NBCRightNow.com - The Click it or Ticket numbers are in and the number of citations are up.

Between May 19th and June 1st, officers all across the state have been cracking down on unbuckled and distracted drivers.

In Benton and Franklin Counties, 136 seatbelt infractions were written in addition to 43 cell phone tickets. That's up from 72 seat belt and 43 cell phone violations from last year.

In Yakima County there were 76 seat belt violations and 30 cell phone tickets. That's up from 35 and 23 respectively.

These extra patrols are part of the Target Zero Campaign.
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