Police in Tuckahoe dished out dozens of tickets during a special detail targeting commercial vehicles in the village.
During a two day stretch this week, officers in Tuckahoe issued a total of 63 summons to drivers of commercial vehicles for various vehicle and traffic violations.
Police said that tickets were issued for missing safety equipment, unsafe tires, unregistered vehicles, expired inspection violations, loose or unsecured cargo, unlicensed operators, tax permit violations, improper license plates, and a dozen other miscellaneous violations.
The detail was conducted by the Tuckahoe Police Department’s Traffic Safety Unit on Garrett Street, where commercial vehicles were stopped and checked for all of those concerns.
“On an average day, thousands of commercial vehicles come through our village,” police said. “Unfortunately, many of these vehicles are driving around with safety issues and violations.
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