Illinois State Police District 1 Commander, Captain Matthew Hodgdon, announced District 1 enforcement figures and activity for January.
Illinois State Police District 1 Troopers issued 423 citations, 430 written warnings, and made 17 criminal arrests during the month of January.
Speeding accounted for 248 citations, 21 citations were issued for occupant restraint violations, and 17 citations were issued for distracted driving violations.
Troopers investigated 27 traffic crashes, assisted 187 motorists, and conducted 157 commercial vehicle inspections, 12 of which were placed out-of-service for safety reasons. There were 3 arrests for driving under the influence.
District 1, which encompasses Carroll, Lee, Ogle, and Whiteside counties, had 1 traffic crash fatality in January.