Holiday Roadside Safety Checkpoint Overnight on May 23rd

For Release: 
May 30, 2014

Gurnee, IL – The Gurnee Police Department along with 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 23, 2014. The checkpoint will begin at approximately 10:00 PM and will operate into the early morning hours of May 24th. 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.”

Contact: 

Cmdr. Willie Meyer
Ph:  847.599.7050
Fax: 847.244.8678
Email: billjm@police.gurnee.il.us