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Posted on: September 12, 2022

[ARCHIVED] Labor Day ‘Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over’ Campaign Results

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The Lombard Police Department made six (6) DUI arrests during the recent Labor Day campaign. In addition, 66 seat belt and 16 child seat violation citations were written. Other citations and arrests included: 

  • 58 speeding citations
  • 39 distracted driving citations
  • 49 other citations (moving/non-moving)
  • 10 traffic-related arrests (no valid DL/DWLS/DWLR) 
  • 2 warrant arrests
  • 1 felony arrest

“As law enforcement officers, we do our best to protect motorists, pedestrians and other road users,” said Traffic Safety Unit Patrol Officer Dan Herrera. “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 Lombard 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.

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