MIAMI (CBSMiami) – If any motorcyclists or ATV riders think it’s fun to disrupt traffic on MLK Day, this coming Monday, South Florida law enforcement officials want them to think again.
The Miami-Dade Police Department and the Florida Highway Patrol are ready to turn off the ignition to this unsafe ride.READ MORE: Deadly Crash Shuts Down Deerfield Beach Streets; BSO Cruiser Towed From Scene
They announced a joint effort to keep the community safe in anticipation of the annual “Wheels up, guns down” ride.READ MORE: Judge Ketanji Brown Jackson, Who Grew Up In Miami, Could Be Next US Supreme Court Justice
Authorities want everyone to remember what the holiday is all about.
Law enforcement will be out in force on Monday with overhead choppers and airplanes.MORE NEWS: Miami Twin Brothers Will Set Sail For Harvard In The Fall
All assets will be monitoring the roads and the Florida Highway Patrol will be blocking entry and exit points on the highways to prevent riders from getting access.