FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Public Information Officer:
June 8th, 2009
Cpl. Kevin Tieman
Cass County Sheriff's Office
Click It or Ticket
Cass County Sheriff’s Office Encourages Motorist to Buckle Up and Arrive Alive
The Cass County Sheriff’s Office participated in the national Click It or Ticket mobilization conducted May 18-31.
During the enforcement effort, officers issued a total of 36 traffic tickets including: 31 speeding tickets and 5 other
traffic violations. One felony arrest was made as a result of the crackdown.
“Safety belts are your single best defense in a crash,” stated Sheriff Dwight Diehl “Law enforcement will continue to
encourage drivers to make a simple, smart choice to buckle up and Arrive Alive.”
Funding for this effort was provided through a grant from the Missouri Department
of Transportation’s Highway Safety Division in cooperation with the National Highway
Traffic Safety Administration and the Missouri Safety Center.