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Advisory: Sobriety Checkpoints This Weekend

For Immediate Release: Thursday, June 19, 2014

WHAT: 3 Sobriety Checkpoints

WHERE: Undisclosed locations

WHEN:   This Weekend

This weekend, officers from Montgomery County, Rockville City, and Gaithersburg, along with Montgomery County Deputy Sheriffs and Maryland State Police Troopers, will work together to conduct three sobriety checkpoints in the county.  This enforcement is a component of the Department’s continuing effort to curb impaired driving and underage drinking.  In 2013, Montgomery County police officers arrested over 3, 300 people for driving under the influence.

The exact location of the checkpoints will not be disclosed in advance. Media wishing to cover these checkpoints should call the Public Information Office at 240-773-5030 for more information.


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Release ID: 14-196
Media Contact: mcpnews 
Categories: press-releases