Safety checkpoints to be set up in West Monroe in May

WEST MONROE, La. (KNOE) - West Monroe police say they are setting up safety checkpoints in the city during the month of May.

The checkpoints are being set up as part of the Click-It or Ticket campaign with funding provided by the Louisiana Highway Safety Commission to enforce occupant protection and impaired driving laws.

According to police, on Wednesday, May 20, 2020, from 3 p.m. to 8 p.m., an occupant protection checkpoint will be conducted in the city limits of West Monroe. Other checkpoints may follow during this campaign.

The campaign will run through May 31, 2020.