A statewide Click It or Ticket seat belt enforcement campaign, May 20th through June 2nd, resulted in 10,342 motorists cited for not wearing seat belts, according to preliminary results from the Minnesota Department of Public Safety Office of Traffic Safety.
Campaign results were reported by 323 agencies. Included in the citation count were 256 child passenger safety seat and booster seat violations.
The Winona County Sheriff's Office cited 78 drivers for seat belt violations, Goodview Police issued 5 seat belt citations and the St. Charles Police Department cited 15 drivers for seat belt violations.
In a similar campaign last May, 12,639 motorists were cited.