2019 Winter Games Enforcement Effort
January 24, 2019
Did you know that 94 percent of all traffic crashes are due to driver error? These crashes are preventable, and the Iowa State Patrol will be working with our enforcement partners throughout the Winter Games period to reduce these crashes. The Iowa State Patrol will be partnering with the Dickinson County Sheriff’s Office and Iowa Department of Natural Resources Enforcement to add an additional traffic enforcement presence to Lakes area roads during the event.
Officers will be focusing on four factors that contribute to a majority of these preventable crashes:
Seatbelts – 80% of occ...