WF Police: ATV operators could be charged with trespassing

Contributed to WSJ by the Town of Wake Forest

The Wake Forest Police Department is reminding ATV and dirt bike operators of the need to drive their equipment legally and safely. Laws governing the use of ATVs and dirt bikes have been put in place for the safety of ATV and dirt bike operators, their friends, family and neighbors.

ATVs and dirt bikes cannot be operated on private property without the express permission of the property owner. Those who operate ATVs or dirt bikes on private property without permission could face criminal trespassing charges.

Any resident who sees illegal off-road activity in the city limits of Wake Forest is encouraged to contact the Wake Forest Police Department at 919-554-6150.

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