Several law enforcement agencies worked together over the Independence Day holiday weekend to crackdown on unsafe driving.
The Governor's Highway Safety Checkpoint was set up near the off ramp of South College Road where it crosses Market Street. From 11 p.m. July 5 to 3 a.m. July 6 members of the Brunswick County Sheriff Office, Jacksonville Police Department, New Hanover County Sheriff's Office, and Wilmington Police Department stopped drivers.
There were 62 total charges. They are broken down below:
One handgun was also seized during the checkpoint.
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