**FILE** A person buckles up in Bethel, Maine, on Monday, March 31, 2008. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration said 68 percent of drivers and passengers between the ages of 16 and 20 who were killed in car crashes at night in 2006 were unbuckled. (AP Photo/Pat Wellenbach, FILE)
Officers are stepping up their enforcement to catch drivers who aren't wearing their seat belts.
The Mesa County Sheriff's Office got a grant from the Colorado Department of Transportation to participate in the statewide Click It or Ticket program.
If you're caught driving without a seatbelt on you could be fined $72.
Other local law enforcement agencies are also participating in the stepped up effort.