ALBANY, N.Y.—New York State Police in Troop T boosted patrols along the State Thruway System as they launched “Operation Spring Brake”.
The campaign is focused on speeding and aggressive drivers around work zones.
The enforcement began on Monday June 9, and continued through Friday June 13.
The goal of the operation is to raise awareness of the presence of workers in construction zones. The operation is broken down into three annual enforcement periods: “Work Brake”, “Spring Brake”, and “Summer Brake”.
During the most recent five day campaign, Troop T issued more than 2,500 traffic tickets.