The St. Mary’s County Sheriff’s Workplace, together with the Maryland State Police, will likely be conducting a roadside sobriety checkpoint on Saturday night, July 10, 2021.
The sobriety checkpoint will likely be carried out on Three Notch Highway/Route 235 within the Lexington Park space the place regulation enforcement officers will consider drivers passing via the checkpoint for indicators of alcohol or drug impairment.
The St. Mary’s County Sheriff’s Workplace acknowledges that roadside sobriety checkpoints are extremely seen and environment friendly instruments utilized in efforts to fight impaired driving. Advance notification of sobriety checkpoints provides motorists the chance to make knowledgeable selections by stopping and deterring impaired driving. Advance notifications are additionally required by regulation for the validity of a sobriety checkpoint.
Sheriff Tim Cameron advises the residents of St. Mary’s County to drive sober, or to make preparations for a sober driver.