Thursday, March 28, 2013
The Lisle Police Department reported Wednesday the results of their state-funded "crackdown" on drunk driving around St. Patrick's Day.
Lisle police charged three people with driving under the influence of alcohol, and made seven other "significant arrests" during an increased enforcement period earlier this month around St. Patrick's Day, officers said. Similar "crackdown" campaigns around St. Patrick's Day were observed statewide by other Illinois and local law enforcement branches. "The campaign featured high-visibility enforcement combined with a variety of outreach activities, which included a strategic media campaign as well as additional enforcement activity," the Lisle Police Department said in a news release Wednesday. "Extra emphasis was given to late-night hours, as statistics show the highest number of motorists drink and drive and the fewest motorists buckle …
Wednesday, August 29, 2012
Enforcement efforts are concentrating on the deadly nighttime hours when drunk driving incidents increase. Seat belt use is also being enforced.
The Lisle Police Department is participating in the 2012 Labor Day “Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over/Click It or Ticket” crackdown. The intensified enforcement effort against impaired drivers and seat belt law violators underscores the disproportionate number of traffic deaths involving alcohol and unbelted motorists. Enforcement has begun, and continues through Labor Day., Monday, Sept. 3. Enforcement efforts are concentrating on the deadly nighttime hours. According to data from the Illinois Department of Transportation and the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, the midnight-to-3 a.m. timeframe is the deadliest time on Illinois roadways. The data also shows this time of day has the highest percentage of alcohol-involvement …
Friday, August 17, 2012
“Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over” campaign begins today and runs through Labor Day, police said.
When it comes to drinking and driving, the Naperville Police Department is warning drivers to "drive sober, or get pulled over." Beginning Friday, Aug. 17, police will be participating in a crack down through Labor Day in an effort to stop impaired driving as well as seat belt violations. Police plan to concentrate their enforcement during the nighttime hours. According to data from the Illinois Department of Transportation and the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, the midnight to 3 a.m. timeframe is the deadliest time on Illinois roadways. The data also shows this time of day has the highest percentage of alcohol involvement and the lowest seat belt usage rate. The Naperville Police Department is also recommending …
Wednesday, March 14, 2012
Arrange a designated driver, and keep these tips from the Lisle Police in mind for the holiday weekend.
- POLICE & FIRE
Wednesday, March 14, 2012
from the Village of Lisle Police Department The Lisle Police Department announced it will take part in the statewide Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over/Click It or Ticket crackdown by conducting special patrols during this St. Patrick’s Day holiday period to curtail impaired driver and late-night safety belt law violators. If you are hosting a St. Patrick’s Day party: If you are attending a St. Patrick’s Day party: The Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over/Click It or Ticket crackdown is made possible through federal traffic safety funds from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration and administered by the Illinois Department of Transportation, Division of Traffic Safety.