Jones County Sheriff’s Office participates in S.T.E.P.

The Jones County Sheriff’s Office (JCSO) participated in the special traffic enforcement program (S.T.E.P). This program ran from July 3-7.

The JCSO issued two citations and 13 warnings. The sheriff’s office made one OWI arrest (drug-related), one felony arrest, and assisted four motorists.

Both pre-wave and post-wave seatbelt surveys showed 94% usage. The next S.T.E.P wave will be Aug. 21 through Sept. 7.