Local Police Conduct Speed Enforcement Patrol
Officers from the Prescott and Prescott Valley police departments, as well as the Yavapai County Sheriff's Office, went after speeders on Pioneer Parkway Tuesday. During the enforcement detail, officers pulled over 42 vehicles. Thirty-five citations were issued, including 29 for speed infractions and three for seatbelts. The highest clocked speed on Williamson Valley Rd was 72 mph in a
posted 50-mph zone. With the active construction zone on Pioneer Parkway, the normal speed limit of 45 mph has been reduced to 25 mph. The highest speed clocked during the detail was 54 mph in a 25-mph zone while workers were present.