ISP District 19 announces June activity | News
Illinois State Police District 19 Commander, Captain Morrie Fraser, announced today activity and enforcement figures for the month of June. Troopers in District 19, which includes Wabash, Edwards, Wayne, White, Hamilton, Saline, and Gallatin Counties, answered 407 calls for service and initiated 1,333 incidents in the field during the month.
In addition, enforcement figures totaled 678 citations and 947 written warnings, including 268 speeding citations, 13 DUIs, 119 seatbelt citations, 5 child restraint citations, 312 written warnings for speeding, and 44 criminal arrests. Troopers also assisted 88 motorists, conducted 134 Motor Carrier Inspections, and investigated 45 traffic crashes. There were no fatal traffic crashes investigated by District 19 during June.
During the month, 412 citations and 377 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 Seatbelt, and Distracted Driving.