LPD to Begin Impounding Uninsured Vehicles
Effective May 01, 2009, the Laredo Police Department will begin towing vehicles without liability insurance. Purpose: Drivers are required by law to maintain financial responsibility in order to operate vehicles on Texas roadways. This new initiative is for the impounding of a vehicle that is being operated within the jurisdictional limits of the City of Laredo in violation of the Texas Transportation Code Subtitle D Motor Vehicle Safety Responsibility Act and City of Laredo Ordinance 2008-O-122.
LPD Citations issued for no insurance
2007 2008 2009 (as of March 31, 2009)
14,238 13,359 3,101
Policy: All vehicles being operated in violation of Texas Transportation Code Subtitle D Motor Vehicle Safety Responsibility Act and City of Laredo Ordinance, 2008-O-122 are subject to impoundment.