People Are Being Fined By The Hundreds For Not Wearing Masks In Miami
Fines have totaled more than $14,000!
In lieu of a statewide mask mandate, many Florida counties took it upon themselves to invoke their own local mask requirements, some being stricter than others, as seen in Miami-Dade and Miami Beach, where hundreds of people have been fined for not wearing masks.
The Miami Herald reported that police officials have issued $14,400 in fines to people violating the county .
$50 fines since July
The cost for not payingis even heavier, with a possible additional fine of up to $500 if the original was not paid within 30 days.
could also face up to 60 days in jail under a charge of criminal misdemeanor for violating an .
Miami-Dade police have also racked up quite a number of citations, 225 $100 fines to date, totaling $22,500.