Dearborn Co. Police Issue 200+ Seatbelt Citations
Press release from the Dearborn County Traffic Safety Partnership
(Lawrenceburg, Ind.) – Dearborn County officers issued a total of 203 seat belt citations during the state’s annual Click It or Ticket mobilization, conducted May 18 through June 3.
In all, the agency also issued a total of 226 citations for traffic related offenses such as speeding and license violations. Following is a breakdown of arrests made and citations issued during the 2012 Click It or Ticket mobilization effort.
Seatbelt Citations 203
Child Restraint Citations 5
Driving While Suspended Citations 6
Drug Related Arrests 3
“Click It or Ticket” is an annual enforcement effort supported by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. In Indiana, more than 260 state and local law enforcement agencies participate in the mobilization, through grants administered by the Indiana Criminal Justice Institute’s Traffic Safety division.