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Clearwater police patrol school zones

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CLEARWATER, FL (WFLA) -

As Pinellas County students started school Monday morning, Clearwater PD increased police presence near schools to ensure their safety.

Police are reminding drivers to slow down for students in the city and in the county.

Officers working in various school zones ticketed drivers who didn't slow down or stop for a school bus.

According to CPD, a school zone ticket can be about $156 for going from one to nine miles an hour over the posted speed limit.

The ticket for 10 to 14 miles over the limit will be $306, 15 to 19 miles over the limit will cost  $406, and 20 to 29 miles over the posted speed adds up to $456.

 

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