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March 7, 2019
Bill tightening seat belt enforcement fails in North Dakota House
BISMARCK — Arguments in favor of preserving personal freedom won out over safety concerns during a North Dakota House debate on a bill tightening...
March 7, 2019 - 5:49pm
February 9, 2019
Why don't all school buses have seat belts for kids?
FARGO — Children are taught to wear seat belts to stay safe in a vehicle, but when they board a large school bus there's no way for them to...
February 9, 2019 - 2:41pm
January 21, 2019
Bill tightening North Dakota seat belt enforcement fails in tie vote, but co-sponsor to seek do-over
BISMARCK -- North Dakota senators defeated a bill tightening enforcement of seat belt use in a tie vote Monday, Jan. 21. A bill allowing police...
January 21, 2019 - 5:36pm
June 27, 2018
Seat belt enforcement program planned
Law enforcement officers will have extra patrols on area roads as part of the Click It or Ticket campaign in July and early August, according to the North Dakota Department of Transportation. The extra patrols will occur in the Jamestown area from July 1 to Aug. 12. The program emphasizes...
June 27, 2018 - 10:17am
May 18, 2018
Seat belt campaign in ND starts Monday
BISMARCK -- The North Dakota Highway Patrol is starting the yearly Click It or Ticket initiative on Monday, May 21, with a highly visible seat...
May 18, 2018 - 4:43pm
February 3, 2018
Commentary: It's about time for a primary seat belt law in N.D.
Congratulations to the North Dakota Highway Patrol and Gov. Doug Burgum for pushing for a primary seat belt law... --It's about time. The state's...
February 3, 2018 - 10:51am
January 19, 2018
Commentary: North Dakota does not need primary enforcement for seat belt use
Yesterday Governor Doug Burgum voiced unequivocal support for making North Dakota’s seat belt law a primary enforcement law. Currently the...
January 19, 2018 - 10:45am
November 5, 2015
Extra traffic safety patrols this month
Forty-eight law enforcement agencies in North Dakota are adding extra traffic safety patrols this month to improve seat belt use on North Dakota roads. Failure to use seat belts continues to be the largest factor in motor vehicle crash deaths in North Dakota, according to the North...
November 5, 2015 - 7:11am
May 15, 2015
NDDOT deploys hologram tool to promote seat belt use
BISMARCK -- North Dakota officials hope a new educational tool using hologram technology will help drivers and passengers see the importance of seat belt use in a different light. The state Department of Transportation recently purchased four hologram displays that depict a rollover...
May 15, 2015 - 7:52am
January 7, 2015
Crash likely to revive debate over bus seat belts
GRAND FORKS -- Kimberly Warcken wrapped her 8-year-old brother Matthew in her arms for the last time on May 6, 1987. "I held my brother when he took his last breath," said Warcken, who was 7 years old at the time. "I had no idea know what was going on, I just knew he wasn't waking...
January 7, 2015 - 8:27am
Seat belt blitz racks up 176 citations
The Southeast Region of the North Dakota Highway Patrol conducted a nine-day high-emphasis seat belt enforcement blitz Jan. 13-21. Troopers worked extended or extra shifts to positively affect seat belt usage in the region. The Southeast Region is comprised of the following 15 counties:...
February 7, 2012 - 7:16am
November 4, 2011
Click It or Ticket to start in N.D.
Law enforcement officials throughout the state will conduct increased seat belt enforcement through a Click It or Ticket campaign which begins Nov. 11 and runs through Nov. 19. About 75 percent of people killed in motor-vehicle crashes are not wearing a seat belt at the time of the...
November 4, 2011 - 6:17am
May 25, 2011
N.D. law officers targeting seat belt violators
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) -- North Dakota Highway Patrol troopers are cracking down on motorists who don't buckle up themselves or their children. The patrol is joining dozens of law enforcement agencies across the state who are taking part in the "Click It or Ticket" enforcement through...
May 25, 2011 - 10:46am
November 4, 2010
NDHP plans seat belt enforcement effort
The North Dakota Highway Patrol will join law enforcement agencies throughout the state as part of a life-saving enforcement effort. From Nov. 11 through Nov. 20, troopers will join more than 60 other law-enforcement agencies for a 'Click It or Ticket' mobilization. Seat belt and...
November 4, 2010 - 2:07pm
June 11, 2010
Citations issued in seat belt patrol
The Southeast Region of the North Dakota Highway Patrol issued 463 citations in a two-week high-emphasis seat belt enforcement blitz May 24 through June 6. The patrol placed an increased emphasis on seat belt enforcement because so far in 2010 North Dakota has recorded 32 fatalities....
June 11, 2010 - 8:09am