From the WoodstockPolice Department:
Woodstock Police Department releases July Fourth enforcement statistics
Woodstock, IL.- “The Woodstock Police Department issued 38 seat belt citations during the recent July Fourth weekend Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over and Click It or Ticket traffic safety enforcement event,” said Chief John Lieb.
During the entire campaign, Woodstock issued citations for:
- 5 speeding
- 1 improper lane usage
- 3 stop sign violations
- 1 turn signal violation
- 38 seatbelt violations
- 1 insurance violation
- 1 control device violation
- 22 cell phone violations
- 1 too many passengers in vehicle violation
The Woodstock Police Department joined forces with more than 150 other state and local law enforcement agencies conducting the crackdown campaign, which featured high-visibility enforcement combined with a variety of outreach activities including a media campaign.
The recent law enforcement effort was funded by federal traffic safety funds administered by the Illinois Department of Transportation as part of the statewide Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over and Click It or Ticket campaigns.
Law enforcement agencies throughout Illinois participated in this statewide effort to get drunk and drugged drivers off our roadways and encourage seat belt use.