KILLEEN, Texas – Officers with the Killeen Police Department’s Traffic Unit and Day Shift B Squad conducted a community-driven detail targeting speeding.

This comes after several complaints were received about speeders on Interstate 14. Ten officers in total were monitoring eastbound traffic, near the Trimmier exit, between 9:45 a.m. and 12:15 p.m. Thursday.

Officers conducted a total of 73 traffic stops with the following results:

  • 70 Speeding citations
  • 1 Hazardous citations
  • 1 Warning
  • 5 other citations

The top two highest speeds observed by violators were 100 mph and 103 mph in a posted 60 mph zone. The average speed for the 73 stops conducted was 81.3 mph.

Source: Killeen Police Department