From the Lake in the Hills Police Department:
Labor Day Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over Enforcement Results
Lake in the Hills, IL – From Aug. 20 through Sept. 8, the Lake in the Hills Police Department focused additional efforts towards keeping alcohol and drug impaired drivers off the roadways during one of the busiest travel weeks of the year.
Officers proactively patrolled the roadways to help keep the community safe during their travels and conducted 33.75 hours of additional enforcement in the weeks surrounding the Labor Day holiday.
Among these violations,
Officers stopped forty-six (46) vehicles for violations of the Illinois Vehicle Code (IVC).
- one DUI arrest was made
- thirty-two speeding citations were issued, and
- four uninsured motorists were cited.
This mobilization was made possible by federal highway safety funds administered by the Illinois Department of Transportation. For more information about NHTSA’s Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over campaign, please visit: https://one.nhtsa.gov/drivesober