Chautauqua County police companies participated within the New York State STOP-DWI Labor Day Excessive Visibility Engagement Marketing campaign. The marketing campaign started Friday, Aug. 19, and continued by means of Monday, Sept. 5.
This occasion is funded by a 2021-2022 grant from the Governor’s Site visitors Security Committee and is a part of a nationwide Excessive Visibility Engagement Marketing campaign effort. In Chautauqua County, the Chautauqua County Sheriff, municipal legislation enforcement companies, and New York State Police vigorously implement legal guidelines associated to driving whereas impaired. They work collectively to cut back the variety of impaired driving accidents and deaths, with particular emphasis on driving whereas impaired by both alcohol or medication.
The companies participated within the statewide Excessive Visibility Engagement Marketing campaign throughout Labor Day leading to a complete of 217 car stops, 184 tickets issued and 54 arrests. “Eradicating intoxicated drivers from Chautauqua County roadways is one among our high priorities,” mentioned Chautauqua County Sheriff James B. Quattrone. “For those who select to drink, don’t drive. Impaired drivers not solely put themselves in peril, they threaten everybody who shares the highway with them.”
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