Statement issued Monday:
County and local law enforcement agencies participating in the Kosciusko County DUI Taskforce will continue to conduct roving patrols and sobriety checkpoints during the month of August, 2010. This project is made possible through grants received by the Governor’s Council on Impaired and Dangerous Driving.
DUI: Taskforce Indiana is a year long statewide project aimed at reducing alcohol-related crashes, deaths and injuries. With the increase in traffic during the summer months, the DUI Taskforce is committed to making the roads safer by their increased presence and DUI enforcement throughout Kosciusko County. The following dates and times have been scheduled for the Kosciusko County DUI: Taskforce Indiana in August:
Friday, August 20, 2010 11:00 p.m. – 3:00 a.m.Roving Patrols & Sobriety Checkpoint*
*The Sobriety Checkpoint will be held on August 20, 2010, at 6287 North State Road 15, at Gilsinger’s, SR 15 in Leesburg, IN.
LAW ENFORCEMENT AGENCIES INVOLVED:
Claypool Police Department
Kosciusko County Sheriffs’ Department
Mentone Police Department
Milford Police Department
Pierceton Police Department
North Webster Police Department
Silver Lake Police Department
Syracuse Police Department
Warsaw Police Department
Winona Lake Police Department