|STATE OF CONNECTICUT
Department of Public Safety
1111 Country Club Road
Middletown, Connecticut 06457
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
July 2, 2008
As part of the C.A.R.E. (the Combined Accident Reduction Effort), the
This effort will ideally prevent accidents from happening by taking enforcement action against those most at risk of causing accidents. Preventable accidents on the highways are often caused by those operating aggressively such as driving at unreasonable speeds, following too closely, making unsafe lane changes and operating under the influence of drugs or alcohol.
These Troopers will be targeting aggressive driving and DWI offenses, thus creating a more visible presence to all the other motorists. These troopers will be operating normal patrol vehicles, unconventional patrol vehicles (such as unmarked Dodge Chargers) and, in some case, State Police Aircraft. The State Police B.A.T.