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EFFINGHAM: District 12 announces enforcement and activity for April

Posted by on Wednesday, May 15th, 2019 @ 10:51 am.

EFFINGHAM, Ill. - Illinois State Police District 12 Commander, Captain Cory Ristvedt, today announced activity and enforcement figures for the month of April. 

Troopers in District 12, which includes Clark, Clay, Crawford, Cumberland, Effingham, Fayette, Jasper, Lawrence, Marion, and Richland counties, answered 206 calls for service and initiated 1,804 incidents in the field. 

In addition, enforcement figures totaled 834 citations and 1,026 written warnings, including 416 speeding citations, 12 DUIs, 82 seat belt citations, 4 child restraint citations, 314 written warnings for speeding, and 34 criminal arrests. Troopers also assisted 228 motorists, conducted 292 Motor Carrier Inspections, and investigated 76 traffic crashes.  There was one fatal traffic crash investigated by District 12 in April.   

During the month, 555 citations and 467 written warnings were issued for “Fatal Four” violations. These violations are most associated with fatal traffic crashes and include Speeding, DUI, Failure to Wear a Seat Belt, and Distracted Driving.

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