Pueblo County law enforcement crack down on expired license plates
PUEBLO, Colo. (KKTV) – Pueblo County law enforcement announces they will begin issuing citations to motorists who do not have renewed license plates and who drive with temporary tags or tags expired.
Over the past year, Pueblo County Sheriff’s Deputies, Pueblo Police Officers, and Colorado State Patrollers have relaxed the enforcement of tags and records expired due to the COVID-19 pandemic . This would have led the Pueblo clerk and recorders office to operate by appointment only and some were scheduled for 60 days.
â€œWe have used a little stealth on expired plates over the past year and a half due to COVID. It is time to return to firm enforcement of these offenses in the interest of community safety, â€said Pueblo County Sheriff Kirk M. Taylor. “Enough is enough. We cannot allow this to continue.”
Law enforcement officials say they have noticed that many motorists “take advantage of the circumstances and forgo buying or renewing their license plates in a timely manner.”
“Due to non-compliance with registration requirements, we will intensify our efforts to enforce registration violations as well as other improper driving violations for motorists on Pueblo County roads,” Lyons said. . â€œWe encourage everyone to immediately renew their expired license plates and make an appointment with the county clerk for new vehicle registrations to avoid enforcement action by the forces of the United States. ‘order.”
This execution is scheduled to begin on July 15.
Individuals are urged to make an appointment with the Pueblo County Clerk and Recorders office as soon as possible to obtain their license plates. You can also renew them by clicking here; by mail to Pueblo County Clerk and Record, PO Box 555, Pueblo, Co., 81005 or by placing the renewal notice and payment in a drop box located at Pueblo County Courthouse (215 W. 10th St.) labels and registration will be sent to the owner. Renewals can also be made at the Express Renewal kiosks at King Soopers (3050 W. Northern) and Pueblo West Safeway (1017 N. Market Plaza).
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