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State Police District 18 Activity Report

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The Illinois State Police District 18 based in Litchfield has released its December activity and enforcement figures. Troopers in Montgomery, Macoupin, Greene, Jersey, and Calhoun Counties responded to 90 requests for service and / or assistance from the public and over 100 motorist assists for vehicles on area highways.

Trooper Heath Bryan tells The Big Z they issued 20 alcohol-related arrests, which included 11 citations for DUI Alcohol and / or Drugs.

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In total, 557 citations were issued and Fatal Four citations break down as 11 for DUI, 320 for Speeding, 26 Occupant Restraint, and 8 Distracted Driving citations. Troopers also made 161 criminal arrests in December. Statistics for the full year are expected to be released by the end of the month.

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