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Fox Lake police release results of safety events

FOX LAKE – The Fox Lake Police Department announced that it made one impaired driving arrest, one warrant arrest and issued 37 citations during the recent Fourth of July “Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over” and “Click It or Ticket” safety campaigns.

During the 22-day mobilization, the Fox Lake Police Department issued six uninsured motorist citations, eight speeding citations and 23 citations for other violations.

Law enforcement agencies throughout Illinois participated in the effort to get drunken and drugged drivers off the roads and encourage seat belt use.

The Fox Lake Police Department joined forces with more than 160 other state and local law enforcement agencies conducting the crackdown.

The recent law enforcement effort was funded by federal traffic 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” programs.

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