Holiday Click It or Ticket Campaign Nets 29 Seat Belt Citations in Naperville
The Naperville Police Department issued 29 seat belt citations during the recent Thanksgiving enforcement effort. Naperville Police Officers also arrested two individuals wanted on warrants and issued the following citations:
- 5 suspended/revoked license citations
- 6 uninsured motorist citations
- 20 speeding citations
- 8 distracted driving citations
- 9 other traffic related citations
Law enforcement agencies throughout Illinois participated in this effort to reduce highway fatalities by getting more people buckled up. The enforcement campaign took place from Nov. 20 to 30.
The Thanksgiving enforcement effort is made possible 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.
The 77 citations were written by officers hired back using grant funds for this campaign and do not include citations written during this time by other Naperville officers.
About Naperville: Located 28 miles west of Chicago, Naperville, Ill., is home to approximately 145,000 people. This vibrant, thriving city consistently ranks as a top community in the nation in which to live, raise children and retire. The city is home to acclaimed public and parochial schools, the best public library system in the country, an array of healthcare options and an exceptionally low crime rate. Naperville has ready access to a variety of public transportation, housing and employment options. The city’s diversified employer base features high technology firms, retailers and factories, as well as small and home-based businesses. Residents also enjoy world-class parks, diverse worship options, the opportunity to serve on several City boards and commissions, a thriving downtown shopping and dining area, a renowned outdoor history museum known as Naper Settlement and an active civic community. For more information, please visit our website at www.naperville.il.us.