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ONCEMORE1 - All Four Democratic Presidential Candidates Support ‘Sanctuary Cities’ - Quincy, IL News
The ironic part is, even they may not be immune to the type of random lawlessness and danger they are creating by these moves. But they'll never understand or believe that. Meanwhile, the common citizen lives in a deteriorating warzone and feels less safe every day. Life in Obama's New Order......
QuincyGuy - Masters in court Monday - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
If details aren't available, they can't publish them. No news agency likes speculation. But to satisfy your need, how about: The two victims were trying to hit on his girl friend, who lived next door, and he came to her defense. Will that work for you?
1950Brutus - Greece enters uncharted territory after referendum \'no\' vote - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
I wish I could debate you on this but I've got nothing that convinces me that this is not a possibility.
eaglebeaky - Masters in court Monday - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
What exactly do you think has been "sensationalist" about the media's coverage of this case, TOL? Nothing that I have read about it here seems the least bit sensationalized. To their credit, the QJ's writers are very good at reporting "just the facts ma'am" (so to speak) in cases like this. It's obviously NOT the news media's job to speculate as to "why" or "over what"…
1950Brutus - Airport manager Hester resigns - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
After seeing the distribution list of the tickets I would say they compounded their first error with the error of using the tickets to buy off their media buddies. I would bet some of the area's non-profits could have put these to better use.

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December enforcement details

2 years, 5 months ago by Paige Traeder

Illinois State Police District 20 announced that troopers responded to 1,018 requests for service and/or assistance from the public during the month of December

Illinois State Police District 20 Pittsfield, announced during the month of December that troopers responded to 1,018 requests for service and/or assistance from the public. These calls included assisting 104 motorists whose vehicles were disabled or in need of assistance on area highways.

In addition, Troopers handled 29 traffic crashes throughout the five counties of Adams, Brown, Pike, Schuyler and Scott. There was one fatal crash in December.

District 20 officers completed 49 Motor Carrier Safety Inspections on commercial motor vehicles resulting in 11 vehicles/drivers being placed out of service for safety related violations. 8 citations were issued for overweight violations.

Traffic enforcement activities resulted in 9 total alcohol related arrests which include 4 citations for driving under the influence of alcohol and or drugs. In addition, 444 citations were issued for FATAL FOUR violations, (DUI, Speeding, Occupant Restraint, and Distracted Driving). Troopers also made 33 Criminal arrests in the month of December.

In December, District 20 personnel presented 30 Safety Education Programs to various schools, business and civic organizations. Audiences consisted of approximately 3000 participants with topics covering; Alcohol Awareness, Seatbelt/Child Restraint Safety, Computer Crimes/Internet Safety, School Bullying, Rules of the Road and various other public safety topics.

District 20 Troopers will be busy this month of January. In addition to normal patrols, District 20 will be conducting Seat Belt Enforcement Zone details, Speed Enforcement details and motorists may encounter Roadside Safety Checks – including motorcycle Roadside Safety Checks, as well as other alcohol enforcement details. The goals are simple, reduce fatalities and make Illinois roadways safer through education and increased enforcement. One driving fatality is one too many and Illinois State Police are committed to driving zero fatalities to a reality.


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