News Police Are Celebrating Easter with a Seat Belt Campaign SHARE ON: Mackenzie Read, contributor, Thursday, Apr. 13th, 2017 Photo: Supplied Easter will also mark the OPP’s annual long weekend Seat Belt Campaign. Police will be out on patrol from Friday, April 14th through the 17th. Statistics show that a total of 45 seat-belt related deaths took place in 2016, which is the lowest number of the past 20 years. However, drivers should still expect to see quite a few officers on patrol to help continue preaching safe driving habits. The OPP reminds all drivers to drive with care and to buckle up.