From Monday through June 3, law enforcement will patrol city and county roadways in search of unbuckled drivers and passengers as part of the statewide Click It or Ticket enforcement campaign.
During 2001, before the primary seat belt law went into effect, 8,504 seat belt violations were written. In 2002, with Click It or Ticket and the primary seat belt law, 15,579 citations were issued. Last year 68,633 citations were written. In 2002 a seat belt ticket was $86. This year it is $124.