Durham City Traffic Stops

Attorney Durham NC: A look at traffic stops.

The following information is provided by the State of North Carolina’s DOJ portal:

Durham Police Department (City of Durham)
Initial Purpose of Traffic Stop by Enforcement Action Taken
Purpose Verbal Warning Written Warning Citation Issued On View Arrest No Action Taken Total
Checkpoint 12 7 84 0 4 107
Driving While Impaired 5 0 9 63 11 88
Investigation 822 51 1100 112 592 2677
Other Motor Vehicle Violation 590 60 383 18 61 1112
Safe Movement Violation 1492 121 451 42 23 2129
Seat Belt Violation 199 30 204 8 7 448
Speed Limit Violation 3157 478 4848 23 18 8524
Stop Light/Sign Violation 649 124 678 20 13 1484
Vehicle Equipment Violation 2114 253 664 52 67 3150
Vehicle Regulatory Violation 2229 525 2893 73 295 6015
Total 11269 1649 11314 411 1091 25734

ugh 12/31/2011