After a seven-hour patrol Friday night, Rockford Police have added up the arrests and tickets given out as part of a Weed and Seed enforcement detail. Police say they busted nearly 200 illegal activities in the Ellis Heights Weed and Seed target zone.
Police doled out a total of 166 traffic tickets. In addition, 31 criminal charges were made. 14 of those involved drug possession or trafficking. Other charges included curfew, noise and loitering violations.