Illinois State Police District 19 Announces Results of Alcohol Countermeasure Enforcement Patrol

Carmi, IL – Captain Kelly Hodge, District 19 Commander, announced the results of an Alcohol Countermeasure Enforcement (ACE) patrol which was conducted in Hamilton County on Saturday, 12/26/2015. Authorities issued 8 total citations and 20 total written warnings including 3 speeding citations, 3 suspended driver’s license citations and a drug or alcohol related arrest. There were no DUI arrests or occupant restraint citations issued on this patrol. The Illinois State Police (ISP) reminds those who drink and drive that future patrols will be conducted. The ISP will continue to work to save lives by taking DUI offenders off the road, arresting them, and locking them up. This project was funded by the Illinois Department of Transportation, Division of Transportation Safety.