Roadside Safety Checkpoint Results

For Release: 
May 24, 2009

Administration - Press Releases - 2009

Roadside Safety Checkpoint Results

GURNEE, IL - May 24, 2009 - The Gurnee Police Department and the Lake County Sheriff’s Department conducted a roadside safety checkpoint from 10:00 PM, May 22, 2009 to 3:00 AM, May 23, 2009.   The checkpoint was held in the 3500 block of Route 132. The results of the checkpoint are as follows.

  • 425 Vehicles were directed through the checkpoint
  • 4 - Arrests for Driving under the Influence
  • 3 - Illegal Transportation of Alcohol
  • 15 - Arrests/citations for No Valid Drivers’ License
  • 6 - Arrests/citations for Suspended/Revoked Drivers’ License
  • 2 - Citations for No Drivers’ License on Person
  • 7 - Citations for Failure to Wear a Seatbelt
  • 1 - Failure to Secure a Child under 8 years old
  • 40 - Citations for No Insurance
  • 1 - Improper Lane Usage
  • 3 - Equipment Violations
  • 5 - Registration Violations

             
Non-Traffic Offenses

  • 1 - Warrant Arrest
       
The Gurnee Police Department would like to thank the Lake County Sheriff’s Department and the Lake County Reserve Deputies for their cooperation and assistance with the checkpoint.





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Revised 05/24/09