Columbia Police Department Conducts Safety Checkpoint
COLUMBIA - The Columbia Police Department conducted a motor vehicle safety checkpoint Wednesday on Outer Providence at Peach Way.
The checkpoint began at approximately 11 a.m. and concluded around 2 p.m.
During the checkpoint the following actions were taken:
• 1 citation issued for operating a motor vehicle without a valid driver's license
• 9 citations issued for failing to maintain financial responsibility (no insurance)
• 3 citations for no seatbelt use
Approximately 181 vehicles were checked at the checkpoint.