A press release from the McHenry County Sheriff’s Department:
Illinois Click It or Ticket Memorial Day Enforcement Ends
From May 11, 2015 to May 25, 2015, the Illinois Department of Transportation supported law enforcement agencies statewide to remind motorists to buckle up both day and night during the Click It or Ticket seat belt enforcement mobilization.
The McHenry County Sheriff’s Office joined other state and local law enforcement agencies across Illinois in this annual effort to save lives by encouraging more motorists to buckle up in the front and back.
The McHenry County Sheriff’s Office made the following arrests / issued the following citations as part of this traffic campaign:
- 51 – Safety Belt citations
- 1 – Driving While License Revoked
- 3 – No Valid Driver’s License
- 12 – Distracted Driving (Electronic Communication Device)
The annual Click It or Ticket mobilization may be over, but the importance of using your seatbelt still remains present. For more information about the Click It or Ticket campaign, please visit www.buckleupillinois.org.