Troop C Announces DUI/Sobriety Checkpoint
STATE OF CONNECTICUT
Department of Emergency Services &
Connecticut State Police
Public Information Office
|Dr. Dora B. Schriro|
Colonel Alaric J. Fox
Division of State Police
|FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE|
Saturday, September 9, 2017 between the hours of 6:00 p.m. and 2:00 a.m., troopers from Troop C -Tolland and the Traffic Services Unit will be conducting a DUI/Sobriety Checkpoint in Tolland on Route 195 near the I-84 exit 68 westbound on-ramp.
In the interest of public safety, troopers will be conducting this checkpoint in an effort to identify and arrest motorist who operate motor vehicles while under the influence of alcohol and/or drugs.
Troopers would also like to advise motorists that in addition to this DUI checkpoint, theywill also be actively enforcing Connecticut’s laws regarding speed limits, seatbelts requirements and aggressive driving and other violations.
By detecting and arresting drunk drivers, and deterring those who would otherwise drive under the influence of intoxicating substances, we can make the roadways in Connecticut safer for everyone.
860-685-8230 Fax: 860-685-8301