State Patrol Participating in OVI Enforcement Effort
December 3, 2015 - 4:25 PM
COLUMBUS – The Ohio State Highway Patrol will join forces with other
members of the 6-State Trooper Project to focus on OVI enforcement from
Friday, December 4 at 12:01 a.m. through Sunday, December 6 at 11:59
p.m. This high-visibility enforcement effort will include the Indiana
State Police, Kentucky State Police, Michigan State Police, Ohio State
Highway Patrol, Pennsylvania State Police and the West Virginia State
So far in 2015, OSHP has made 22,392 OVI arrests.
“We want to close out the year with the safest roads
possible across Ohio and beyond,” said Colonel Paul Pride, Patrol
superintendent. “Motorists, remember that all OVI-related crashes are
preventable. Be a part of the solution by pledging to always drive sober
and encouraging others to do the same.”
The 6-State Trooper Project is a
multi-state law enforcement partnership aimed at providing combined and
coordinated law enforcement and security services in the areas of
highway safety, criminal patrol and intelligence sharing.
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