Friday, May 27, 2016

Sheriff’s Office to Conduct Enhanced Impaired Driving Initiatives

The St. Mary’s County Sheriff’s Office with the assistance of the Maryland State Police, will conduct enhanced impaired driving initiatives surrounding Memorial Day weekend extending from Friday, May 27 through Monday, May 30, 2016.

The efforts include increased patrols throughout the weekend and a sobriety checkpoint the evening of Friday, May 27. Officers will evaluate drivers for signs of alcohol or drug impairment, in addition to other traffic infractions. 

The funds for the checkpoint are provided by the Maryland Highway Safety Office.