Roadside Safety Checkpoint Results

For Release: 
Sep 8, 2009

411 Vehicles were directed through the checkpoint

Traffic Offenses

  • 1 - Arrests for Driving under the Influence
  • 1 - Illegal Transportation of Alcohol
  • 14 - Arrests/citations for No Valid Drivers’ License
  • 1 - Arrest for Suspended (DUI) Drivers’ License
  • 5 - Citations for No Drivers’ License on Person
  • 14 - Citations for Failure to Wear a Seatbelt
  • 8 - Failure to Secure a Child under 8 years old
  • 44 - Citations for No Insurance
  • 4 - Moving violations
  • 22 - Equipment Violations
  • 3 - Registration Violations


Non-Traffic Offenses

  • 1 – Felony Obstructing Justice
  • 1 – Possession Drug Paraphernalia
  • 2 – Unlawful Possession Cannabis

The Gurnee Police Department would like to thank the Lake County Sheriff’s Department and the Lake County Reserve Deputies for their assistance with the checkpoint.

Contact: 

Cmdr. Jay Patrick 847.599.7050 PH 847.244.8678 Fax jayp@police.gurnee.il.us