Traffic Safety Roundtable Discussion
Tunica County Sheriff's Office, in partnership with the Mississippi Office of Highway Safety (Mississippi Department of Public Safety (Official)), hosted a Traffic Safety Roundtable Discussion on Wednesday, August 30, 2023 at the Tunica County River Park.
Officials from various state agencies, community stakeholders, and county departments gathered to discuss the following topics related to highway safety:
•Traffic Safety Fatalities and Injuries Data
•OHS Grant Recruitment
•Highway Safety Mobilization (Click IT or Ticket and Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over)
•High Visibility Enforcement
•Community Level Outreach and Education
•Child Passenger Safety
We give special thanks to Mrs. Amisha Wilkerson, Marketing Director/LEL Coordinator for MOHS for her consideration in hosting this event in our county and her teamwork to make this event a success. It was an excellent opportunity to engage and invite traffic safety experts, community leaders, and citizens in our area to discuss the issues surrounding traffic safety. This collaboration helped identify ways to better improve traffic safety for our county and the State of Mississippi.
We would also like to give proper recognition to First Security Bank - Robinsonville for sponsoring this event and treating our attendees to a luncheon. We especially thank Mr. Kerry Temple and Mrs. Kristen Jenkins for attending this event as well and for all the goodies you shared with us. FSB is always willing to lend a hand to us and all of our law enforcement efforts.