Statewide – Law enforcement
agencies across the state participated in the Click It or Ticket enforcement campaign from November 1, 2018
through December 13, 2018 to help save lives on North Dakota roads.
total of 2,430 citations were attributed to the added enforcement patrols. Of the
total citations, 862 were citations for failure to wear a seat belt and 21 were
child restraint citations. Tickets for speeding totaled 988. The traffic stops
also resulted in 319 other traffic citations (i.e. disobeying traffic
signals, equipment violations), 76
uninsured motorist, 62 suspended/revoked license violations, 22 drug arrests, 19
citations for distracted driving, 15 warrants served, five felony violations and
three driving under the influence (DUI) citations.
to use a seat belt is the most significant factor associated with motor vehicle
crash injuries and fatalities in North Dakota. Every seven days one unbelted
vehicle occupant died last year in North Dakota.
enforcement for traffic safety is one element of a collaborative effort to help
meet the state’s goal of zero motor vehicle fatalities and serious injuries on
North Dakota roads.
more about traffic safety initiatives at