|STATE OF CONNECTICUT
Department of Public Safety
1111 Country Club Road
Middletown, Connecticut 06457
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
April 24, 2008
2008 UCONN SPRING WEEKEND
The Connecticut State Police Department is working to assist the University of Connecticut Police Department again this year in making preparation for public safety as it pertains to the UCONN spring weekend celebration.
The Connecticut State Police Eastern District Command, Mansfield Resident State Trooper’s Office, State Troopers from State Police Troops across the state, and the
All university students have been reminded by school officials that they are responsible for their actions and to be aware at all times that the intent of Law Enforcement is not to hinder the weekend celebration but to provide for the public safety and to prevent lawless behavior. All visitors to any on or off campus activity should be reminded by their hosts that they are responsible for their own actions.
The State Police Department has added additional enforcement procedures that will attempt to curtail violations of State Law and Local Ordinances. State Police will set up several DWI checkpoints on local roads in
The Connecticut State Police will prepare a daily news release detailing all arrests and summons issued during the Spring Weekend celebration.
Lt. J. Paul Vance, Sgt Chris Johnson, and Tfc.William Tate of the State Police PIO staff will be on site at the State Police Command Post located at Goodwin Elementary School 321 Hunting Lodge Rd.
Lt. J. Paul Vance