Number of tickets issued this year in Killeen more than double 2012
A police officer pulls a vehicle over Tuesday on the frontage road of U.S. Highway 190.
Killeen police officer Garlen Henning holds a laser radar gun to catch speeding drivers while working his shift Friday in Killeen. The city has more than doubled the number of tickets written this year compared to 2012, with extra patrol hours spent on traffic enforcement funded by a state grant.
Killeen police officer Holly Vuong drives traffic patrol while working her shift Friday. Thanks to a grant, the department has spent more time patrolling for traffic violators.