Illinois State Police District No. 7 troopers handled 2,171 calls for service and assistance during November. Of those calls, 178 were to help motorists whose vehicles were disabled on area highways. Criminal activities during the month include 13 people apprehended on outstanding warrants and 24 arrested for other criminal offenses. Traffic enforcement activities resulted in 455 drivers arrested for speeding and 342 cited for seatbelt violations. Driving under the influence arrests totaled 42, while 15 apprehensions for other alcohol- and drug-related offenses were recorded. Troopers issued a total of 1,116 traffic citations and 1,107 written warnings to motorists during the month. Troopers and weight inspectors issued 39 citations for overweight loads and issued 106 written warnings for overweight violations. District No. 7 troopers handled 63 traffic crashes within the four county area of Rock Island, Henry, Knox and Mercer. There were no fatal crashes handled by District No. 7 troopers in November.


Illinois State Police District No. 7 troopers handled 2,171 calls for service and assistance during November. Of those calls, 178 were to help motorists whose vehicles were disabled on area highways. Criminal activities during the month include 13 people apprehended on outstanding warrants and 24 arrested for other criminal offenses. Traffic enforcement activities resulted in 455 drivers arrested for speeding and 342 cited for seatbelt violations. Driving under the influence arrests totaled 42, while 15 apprehensions for other alcohol- and drug-related offenses were recorded. Troopers issued a total of 1,116 traffic citations and 1,107 written warnings to motorists during the month. Troopers and weight inspectors issued 39 citations for overweight loads and issued 106 written warnings for overweight violations. District No. 7 troopers handled 63 traffic crashes within the four county area of Rock Island, Henry, Knox and Mercer. There were no fatal crashes handled by District No. 7 troopers in November.