Las Cruces Police issued 39 citations while conducting a traffic enforcement operation Monday on Solano Drive.
The traffic operation was held from 11 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday, March 25, on Solano Drive near May Avenue.
The majority of the citations, 15 of them, were issued to motorist or passengers who were not using a seat belt. Another 11 citations went to drivers using a cell phone while operating a motor vehicle. The remaining 13 citations were for speeding, driving on expired plates, due care collision and other traffic violations.
The Las Cruces Police Department will conduct additional traffic enforcement operations throughout the spring and summer.