Media Advisory: 2019 Holiday Alcohol Task Force – Roll Call Tonight

Members of the 2019 Holiday Alcohol Task Force

WHAT:

Members of the Montgomery County Police Holiday Alcohol Task Force will be devoting their full time and attention to detecting alcohol-related offenses this holiday season.

Media is invited to the task force’s “roll call” – a briefing that occurs each evening before the officers begin to patrol the streets.

WHEN:

Tonight, Wednesday, November 27, 2019

8:00 pm to 9:00 pm

WHERE:

Thomas J. Manger Public Safety Headquarters

100 Edison Park Drive

Gaithersburg, 20878

First-floor conference room

SPEAKERS WILL INCLUDE:

Captain Thomas Didone, Director of the Montgomery County Police Department’s Traffic Division

Rich Leotta, father of fallen Montgomery County Police Officer Noah Leotta.  Officer Noah Leotta was working as a member of the annual holiday task force when he was struck by a drunk driver on December 3, 2015.  He succumbed to his injuries on December 10, 2015.

Representatives from Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD)

Media – Please RSVP: Please call the Public Information Office at 240-773-5030, option 4, to confirm your attendance at tonight’s roll call.