More Jennings Police Patrols on I-10
Look for more Jennings Police patrols on I-10.As a part of L.A.C.E (Local Agency Compensated Enforcement) Jennings Police Officers will be able to work outside of their jurisdiction and "hot spots" within the city.
According to a story in the Sunday American Press .. the goal is to enforce speeding, seat belt, narcotics and many other regulations and make our roads safer. It is also a way for Jennings Police Officers to make overtime. The funds from the tickets will also go to City Ward II Marshall's Office, the Indigent defenders fund, The Jennings Police Department and the District Attorney's Office. District Attorney Michael Cassidy was quoted in the American Press slaying volunteer officers working six hour shifts "will generate at least six figures annually with officers writing 10-12 tickets per shift.