Sgt. Chad Payne is information officer for the Dade County Sheriff's Office.
Over the Thanksgiving holiday (Nov. 21- 25), there were a total of 120 citations issued in Dade County by the Dade County Sheriff's Office, Department of Public Safety Motor Carrier Compliance Division and Georgia State Patrol, in the sheriff's effort to make our roadways safer in response to our latest string of roadway fatalities here in Dade.
Suspended License - 3
Reckless Driving - 1
DUI - 2 Citations:
Speeding - 74
Distracted Driving - 3
Other Citations - 37
There were 16 Motor Vehicle Accidents, and no fatalities.