Law Enforcement Officials Place Special Attention on DUI and Scott’s Law – “THE MOVE OVER LAW”
Pittsfield- Illinois State Police (ISP), and local law enforcement agencies throughout the state are gearing up for the beginning of the holiday travel period. The cooperative effort is aimed at stepping up enforcement patrols as the holiday driving season begins, to make the roads safe for all motorists.
Traditionally, the Thanksgiving holiday marks the beginning of the busy holiday driving period, and continues through the New Year. Beginning on Wednesday, November 26 through Sunday, November 30, officials expect high traffic volume on interstates and roads throughout the region. Thanksgiving Day, Thursday, November 27, is expected to be the busiest. Illinois State Police are urging the motoring public to adhere to the rules of the road. Statistics have shown that fatal crashes increase during the Thanksgiving holiday period.