ULLIN — Illinois State Police (ISP) District 22 Commander, Capt. Michael Alvey, publicizes the ISP is conducting Particular Visitors Enforcement Patrols (sTEP) in Johnson County throughout Might.
sTEPs permit the ISP to concentrate on deadly 4 violations which contribute the best to site visitors crashes and fatalities: driving beneath the affect (DUI); security belt and little one restraint use; rushing; and distracted driving.
“The ISP will improve our daytime and nighttime patrols to make sure the security of car vacationers by means of enforcement of all site visitors security legal guidelines,” Alvey mentioned.
Impaired driving is an element in additional than 30% of site visitors deaths in Illinois. Likewise, rushing is a think about practically 35% of deadly crashes; and, practically 50% of car occupants killed in site visitors crashes have been identified to not be buckled up.
This undertaking is funded by means of the Illinois Division of Transportation.