Naperville Police Announce DUI Enforcement Campaign Results
The Naperville Police Department arrested two individuals for impaired driving during the recent St. Patrick’s Day enforcement campaign.
Officers also issued 65 total citations, including 42 for speeding, five for seat belt violation and two for illegal transportation of cannabis.
“Impaired drivers are a risk to everyone on the road,” said Naperville Police Sgt. Ricky Krakow. “We strongly enforce traffic laws for one reason – to save lives.”
The Naperville Police Department joined forces with state and local law enforcement and highway safety partners for the St. Patrick’s Day campaign. The law enforcement effort was funded by federal highway 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.
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.