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Joliet Labor Day traffic checks have begun

Shaw Media file photo
Shaw Media file photo

The Joliet Police Department’s traffic safety campaign for the Labor Day holiday has already begun and will run until the early morning hours of Sept. 4.

The “high-visibility crackdown” started over the weekend, according to a news release from the Joliet Police Department.

“This isn’t about writing tickets,” Chief Brian Benton said. “This is about saving lives and helping people realize impaired driving can be fatal.”

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