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Local Law Enforcement Conducts Operation Safe Ride For Motorcyclist

The Springfield Police Department, the Greene County Sheriff’s Department, and the Missouri State Highway Patrol conducted Operation Safe Ride over the weekend in response to the rise in fatal motorcycle crashes.

Officers made a total of 214 total vehicle stops, resulting in 16 arrests, including 5 for intoxicated driving.

The Springfield Police also issued 13 citations and 32 warnings during the operation.

More Operation Safe Rides are planned for this year.