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Troop I-Bethany Announces DUI Spot Check




STATE OF CONNECTICUT
Department of Emergency Services &
Public Protection
Connecticut State Police
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Connecticut State Police Patch
Dr. Dora B. Schriro
Commissioner
Colonel Alaric J. Fox
Deputy Commissioner
Division of State Police
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
December 21, 2016

Troop I - Bethany announce DUI Roving Patrols and Spotcheck

Beginning Thursday, December 22nd, through Monday, December 26th, 2016, during the evening hours, State Troopers from the Connecticut State Police, Troop I - Bethany Barracks will conduct roving DUI patrols on Interstate 91 and Route 15 in the North Haven area, Interstate 691 in Meriden and on Route 8 in the Shelton area.

 These roving DUI patrols during the Christmas Holiday Weekend are part of a continuing effort by State Police personnel to identify motorists who are operating vehicles under the influence of liquor and/or drugs.

The roving DUI patrols will be in operation for several hours. State Troopers will be stopping vehicles for moving violations as well as equipment violations in order to locate operators driving under the influence of alcohol and/or drugs.

In addition, a spotcheck will be conducted on I-91 in the city of New Haven on December 23rd, 2016 during the evening hours.

If you see a suspected DUI operator call 911, this is a true emergency.

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