2014 readers choice results
Article posted: 6/25/2013 5:10 PM

Police give seat belt awards:

  • Article
text size: AAA
By Daily Herald report
Advertisement

The Gurnee Police Department -- in conjunction with the Illinois Department of Transportation, National Highway Traffic Safety Administration and the Illinois Association of Chiefs of Police -- has awarded 18 individuals with "Saved by the Safety Belt" awards. Award recipients survived serious car crashes in Gurnee during 2012. In part, the kudos are to boost awareness of the lifesaving value of safety belts through public recognition of individuals who survived traffic crashes because they were properly buckled up. A brief award ceremony is set for 6:30 p.m. Thursday at police headquarters. Mayor Kristina Kovarik and Police Chief Kevin Woodside will present the awards.

Comments ()
We are now using Facebook comments to offer a more inclusive, social and constructive discussion. Guidelines: Keep it civil and on topic; no profanity, vulgarity, slurs or personal attacks. People who harass others or joke about tragedies will be blocked. If a comment violates these standards or our terms of service, click the X in the upper right corner of the comment box. To find our more, read our FAQ.

This article filed under

Latest Video

MostViewed

Today
Yesterday
Most Commented
Top Jobs

    View all Top Jobs Place a job ad

    MarketsReport

    DHExtras

       
    • Newspaper next section - Newspaper next section Report card checker - report card checker
    • Dh innovation award 2 - Dh innovation award 2 Zillow /real estate page
    • Discuss refer On Guard series
    • Newspaper archives -- Monday or anyday Mike North

    FacebookActivity

    BusinessDirectory

    Connect with a business or service in your area fast. First select a town, then enter a search term or choose one of the listed popular searches:

    Don't see your town listed? Visit our full directory to begin your search.