Sobriety Checkpoint To Be Conducted Tomorrow Night; Always Choose A Sober Driver

The Montgomery County Police Department is again reminding motorists to have a plan, drive responsibly, and choose a sober driver.

Tomorrow night, March 2, officers from the Montgomery County Police Department, the Gaithersburg Police Department, and deputies from the Montgomery County Sheriff’s Office will be conducting a sobriety checkpoint.

This enforcement is a component of the Department’s continuing effort to curb impaired driving and underage drinking.

The exact location of the checkpoint will not be disclosed in advance.

What: Sobriety Checkpoint

Where: Undisclosed Location

When: Tomorrow night – Saturday, March 2 (beginning at approximately 10:00 p.m. and weather permitting)

**The media is encouraged to attend. Please contact the Public Information Office at 240-773-5030 (option 4) for more information.**

rlg/CTJ

2018 Alcohol Holiday Task Force Enforcement – Week 7

The officers of the Montgomery County Police Alcohol Holiday Task Force have been devoting their full time and attention to detecting alcohol-related offenses this holiday season.

During this past week’s Alcohol Holiday Task Force (December 26 to December 29), task force officers arrested 42 people for driving under the influence of alcohol and/or drugs (DUI).

During the past seven weeks of the Alcohol Holiday Task Force, task force officers have arrested a total of 286 people for DUI.

This year’s alcohol holiday task force will conclude on January 5, 2019.

Please note: The above arrests include only those arrests made by task force officers and do not include the additional arrests made by patrol officers in the performance of their duties.  Therefore, the number of total DUI arrests made by MCP officers during this time period is higher.

RLI

 

2018 Alcohol Holiday Task Force Enforcement – Week 6

2018 Alcohol Holiday Task Force Enforcement – Week 5

2018 Alcohol Holiday Task Force Enforcement – Week 4

2018 Alcohol Holiday Task Force Enforcement – Week 3

2018 Holiday Alcohol Task Force Enforcement – Week 2

MCPD Alcohol Holiday Task Force Begins; Always Choose A Sober Ride

 

We Take it Seriously

2018 Alcohol Holiday Task Force Enforcement – Week 6

We Take it Seriously

The officers of the Montgomery County Police Alcohol Holiday Task Force have been devoting their full time and attention to detecting alcohol-related offenses this holiday season.

During this past week’s Alcohol Holiday Task Force (December 19 to December 22), task force officers arrested 36 people for driving under the influence of alcohol and/or drugs (DUI).

During the past six weeks of the Alcohol Holiday Task Force, task force officers have arrested a total of 244 people for DUI.

It should be noted that the above arrests include only those arrests made by task force officers and do not include the additional arrests made by patrol officers in the performance of their duties.  Therefore, the number of total DUI arrests made by MCP officers during this time period is higher.

RLG

2018 Alcohol Holiday Task Force Enforcement – Week 5

2018 Alcohol Holiday Task Force Enforcement – Week 4

2018 Alcohol Holiday Task Force Enforcement – Week 3

2018 Holiday Alcohol Task Force Enforcement – Week 2

MCPD Alcohol Holiday Task Force Begins; Always Choose A Sober Ride

2018 Alcohol Holiday Task Force Enforcement – Week 5

We Take it Seriously

The officers of the Montgomery County Police Alcohol Holiday Task Force have been devoting their full time and attention to detecting alcohol-related offenses this holiday season.

During this past week’s Alcohol Holiday Task Force (December 12 to December 15), task force officers arrested 35 people for driving under the influence of alcohol and/or drugs (DUI).

During the past 5 weeks of the Alcohol Holiday Task Force, task force officers have arrested a total of 208 people for DUI.

It should be noted that the above arrests include only those arrests made by task force officers and do not include the additional arrests made by patrol officers in the performance of their duties.  Therefore, the number of total DUI arrests made by MCP officers during this time period is higher.

 

Previous Weeks:

2018 Alcohol Holiday Task Force Enforcement – Week 4

2018 Alcohol Holiday Task Force Enforcement – Week 3

2018 Holiday Alcohol Task Force Enforcement – Week 2

MCPD Alcohol Holiday Task Force Begins; Always Choose A Sober Ride

RLG

2018 Alcohol Holiday Task Force Enforcement – Week 4

The officers of the Montgomery County Police Alcohol Holiday Task Force have been devoting their full time and attention to detecting alcohol-related offenses this holiday season.

  • During this past week’s Alcohol Holiday Task Force (December 5 to December 8), task force officers arrested 38 people for driving under the influence of alcohol and/or drugs (DUI).
  • During the past 4 weeks of the Alcohol Holiday Task Force, task force officers have arrested a total of 173 people for DUI.

It should be noted that the above arrests include only those arrests made by task force officers and do not include the additional arrests made by patrol officers in the performance of their duties.  Therefore, the number of total DUI arrests made by MCP officers during this time period is higher.

RLG

Previous Weeks:

2018 Alcohol Holiday Task Force Enforcement – Week 3

2018 Holiday Alcohol Task Force Enforcement – Week 2

MCPD Alcohol Holiday Task Force Begins; Always Choose A Sober Ride

We Take it Seriously