Illinois police ticketed 6,300 drivers for Scott’s Law violations last year

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SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (WTVO) — The Illinois State Police says it issued more than 6,300 tickets to drivers violating the “Move Over” law in 2019.

On Sunday, troopers announced “Operation Lambert”, a special enforcement that began Sunday and runs through this Saturday, aimed at raising awareness for Scott’s Law.

Trooper Christopher Lambert died last year while investigating a crash in suburban Chicago, when he was hit by another driver.

There were ten accidents involving Illinois State Troopers in 2019.

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