Holiday Roadside Safety Checkpoint Overnight Friday, May 24th

For Release: 
May 20, 2013

Gurnee, IL – The Gurnee Police Department with the assistance of the Secretary of State Police and the Lake County Sheriff’s Department will be conducting a Roadside Safety Checkpoint in the 5300 block of Grand Avenue (IL Rte. 132) on the evening of Friday, May 24, 2013. The checkpoint will begin at approximately 10:00 PM and will operate into the early morning hours of May 25th. This Roadside Safety Checkpoint is conducted in an effort to promote seatbelt use and to ensure that motorists are operating their motor vehicles in a safe and sober manner.

The Gurnee Police Department would like to wish everyone a safe and enjoyable Memorial Day holiday weekend and would like to remind motorists to “DRIVE SOBER OR GET PULLED OVER” and to “CLICK IT OR TICKET.”

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Contact: 

Cmdr. Jay J. Patrick
Ph: 847.599.7000
Fax: 847.244.8678