January 10, 2022

New Year’s Day “Click it or Ticket” and “Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over” Mobilization Results

The McHenry County Sheriff’s Office joined other state and local law enforcement agencies across Illinois to reduce highway fatalities by cracking down on unbuckled motorists and impaired drivers during the Christmas and New Year’s Day holidays. 

During the mobilization, the Sheriff’s Office issued the following citations and made the following arrests: 

• 4 DUI arrests 

• 1 driving while license revoked arrest 

• 88 speeding citations 

• 6 electronic communication device citations 

This law enforcement mobilization was funded by federal traffic safety funds through the Illinois Department of Transportation and is part of the nationwide “Click It or Ticket” and “Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over” campaigns. For more information, visit www.idot.illinois.gov.