COSHOCTON – The Ohio State Highway Patrol conducted an OVI checkpoint Friday evening in the City of Coshocton.
According to Lt. Matt Boyd the checkpoint occurred at the intersection of Seventh St. and Alder St. in Coshocton from 8 p.m. till 11 p.m.
During that time 165 vehicles drove through the checkpoint. Only one vehicle was diverted for sobriety testing. That car was also emitting the smell of marijuana. In addition multiple traffic stop were made and...
Making contact with 258 vehicles, saturation patrols conducted two OVI checkpoints in Guernsey County Friday.
The two checkpoints, one on U.S. 22 and the other on S.R. 209, was conducted by the Ohio State Highway Patrol, the Byesville Police Department and the Guernsey County Sheriff's Office. According to a press release from the State Highway Patrol, the average inspection time was 20 seconds.
During the inspections, two vehicles were diverted, resulting in one OVI...
The Lancaster Police Department in conjunction with the Fairfeild Sheriff's Office, and Ohio Department of Transportation, conducted an OVI Checkpoint June 26. The checkpoint was active from 8:00 p.m. until 3:00 a.m. that night.
The Patrol made contact with 161 motorists at East Main Street in Lancaster throughout the night.
The checkpoint resulted in one OVI related arrest. There were also eight traffic stops at or around the checkpoint by saturation patrols, and the...
The Ohio State Highway Patrol in conjunction with the Coshocton County Sheriff's office announced that there will be an OVI checkpoint tonight.
The checkpoint will be on Chestnut Street in Coshocton County from 8:00 p.m. to 11:00 p.m. A statement from the State Highway patrol stated that the checkpoint will also be held in conjunction with nearby saturation patrols to aggressively combat alcohol-related injury and fatal crashes.
The Ohio State Highway Patrol announced plans for an OVI checkpoint in Coshocton County.
The Patrol, in conjunction with the Coshocton County Sheriff's Office, said the checkpoint will take place Saturday evening. The exact time and location of the checkpoint will be announced Saturday morning.
The checkpoint, funded by federal grant funds, is planned to deter and intercept impaired drivers. State troopers make an average of 25-thousand o-v-i arrests each year, in an...