Special Traffic Enforcement Campaign

Special Traffic Enforcement, June 25 - July 7
Posted on 06/20/2018

The Arlington Heights Police Department will commence specialized traffic enforcement activities relating to the Independence Day holiday. “Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over” and “Click It or Ticket” enforcement campaigns will be held from June 25 - July 7, 2018.

Enforcement activities include numerous seatbelt enforcement zones, impaired driving saturation patrols, and a Roadside Safety Checkpoint. The checkpoint will take place of Wednesday, June 27, 2018 on Arlington Heights Road south of Algonquin Road.

Officers working the campaigns will be attempting to identify and cite motorists who choose to drive without using their safety belts, are driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs, or are committing other traffic-related offenses.

The campaigns are funded with federal traffic safety funds, which are administered by the Illinois Department of Transportation – Division of Transportation Safety.