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Wilton Police Issue 116 Tickets To Drivers For Texting, Other Distractions

Wilton police issue 107 tickets in April for distracted driving.
Wilton police issue 107 tickets in April for distracted driving. Photo Credit: File

WILTON, Conn. — Wilton officers made a total of 190 motor vehicle stops for distracted driving-related offenses in April, and as a result issued 116 distracted driving infractions, according to police.

In terms of the Distracted Driving High Visibility Enforcement Grant, a total of 107 infractions were issued, said police.

The tickets were issued for the following offenses, according to police:

  • Talking on cellphone: 56
  • Texting: 41
  • Other distracted driving behavior: 3
  • Other motor vehicle violations: 7

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