|STATE OF CONNECTICUT
Department of Public Safety
1111 Country Club Road
Middletown, Connecticut 06457
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
August 29, 2006
PLAN LABOR DAY
The Connecticut State Police will start the 2006 Labor
Last year Connecticut State Police investigated 269 motor vehicle crashes 66 of which produced injury and no fatalities. This
Consumption of alcohol and driving are against the law. A reminder from State Police “DRUNK DRIVING. OVER THE LIMIT. UNDER ARREST” This behavior endangers not only the drunk driver but also every other person who uses the roads and highways. The State Police remind all drivers, don’t drink and drive, always designate a driver for everyone’s safety.
Commissioner Leonard Boyle said, “All motorists are reminded that if you see a driver that you believe may be under the influence, report it immediately, that is a true emergency. Help the Connecticut State Police remove all drunk drivers from all of our roads and highways”.
State Police “Sobriety checkpoint” dates and locations for the Labor
LABOR DAY WEEKEND STATE POLICE SOBRIETY CHECKPOINTS
Friday 09/01 Rt. 8 exit #39 Thomaston.
I-91 south exit
Saturday 09/02 Pearl & Migeon Ave in
Rt. 34 &
Rt. 156 Old Lyme
Rt. 190 & Rt. 32
Rt. 164 7& Rt. 395 Griswold
Rt. 6 & Rt. 66
Monday 09/03 State Police Western District
State Police Central District
State Police Eastern District
Special DUI Patrols that will concentrate on areas where DUI crashes and arrests occur.
Sgt. J. Paul Vance