Solomons Island Road Traffic Enforcement Effort
Members of the Anne Arundel County Police Department’s Traffic Safety Section, along with several officers from the four police districts, conducted a high-intensity traffic enforcement detail on Solomons Island Road on November 18, 2021 during the morning hours
Utilizing marked and unmarked cars for the three and a half hour detail, officers made 64 traffic stops and issued 23 citations and 54 warnings for various offenses ranging from cell phone usage, speeding, red light, and seatbelt violations. This enforcement effort also included federally certified commercial vehicle inspectors who performed 9 commercial vehicle inspections. Two of the inspected commercial vehicles were placed out of service for safety violations. This enforcement is a continuation of directed enforcement patrols conducted on various county roadways as a result of crashes, aggressive driving, and speed complaints.
Additional enforcement efforts will be conducted on various county roadways focused on deterring aggressive driving, distracted driving, speeding, and occupant protection. Citizens observing any vehicles operated in a careless or reckless manner are asked to contact the police department by calling 911 or the non-emergency number- 410 222-8610.