Police presence will be seen on the roads from now through Thanksgiving weekend

Police presence will be seen on the roads from now through Thanksgiving weekend

ILLINOIS (RFD) — Expect to see more police on the roads over the Thanksgiving holiday.

Beefed up enforcement and roadside safety checks will run through November 26th. State Department of Transportation spokesperson Jessie Decker says they want people to make good choices when they are celebrating.

Last year, 15 people died on Illinois roads over the Thanksgiving holiday.