NEWS RELEASE - Shiloh Police Department announces Labor Day 'Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over' campaign results
SHILOH POLICE DEPARTMENT
Contact: Captain Jesse Phillips
Contact Number: 618-632-9047
Shiloh, Illinois – Shiloh Police Department took the following enforcement action during the recent Labor Day campaign:
- 12 citations for seat belt violations
- 2 citations for disobeying a traffic control device
- 1 citation for speeding
- 1 citation for operating uninsured vehicle
- 1 citation for distracted driving
- 1 misdemeanor arrest for obstructing identification
- 2 warrant arrests
- 17 written warnings for additional traffic violations
As law enforcement officers, we do our best to protect motorists, pedestrians and other road users. While enforcement campaigns like these save lives, there is still much to be done. Please help us spread the message: Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over.
The Shiloh Police Department joined forces with other law enforcement agencies and highway safety partners throughout the state for the Labor Day traffic safety campaign.
The program was made possible by federal highway safety funds administered by the Illinois Department of Transportation.