sobriety checkpoints

October 18, 2019 | Deirdre Byrne

Police to Conduct Sobriety Checkpoint Saturday Evening

Officers from Montgomery County Police Department and Gaithersburg Police Department will conduct a sobriety checkpoint Saturday evening starting 10 p.m., weather permitting. The enforcement is intended to curb impaired driving and underage drinking. Police will not disclose the location of the checkpoint in advance. MCPD encourages county residents to drive responsibly and ride with a […]

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August 22, 2019 | Andrea Sarralde

Policía Programa Punto de Control de Sobriedad para este Sábado

El Departamento de Policía del Condado de Montgomery está llevando a cabo un puesto de control de sobriedad el sábado por la noche a partir de las 10 p.m., si el clima lo permite. La medida está destinada a frenar la conducción deficiente y el consumo de alcohol por parte de menores. La policía no […]

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August 22, 2019 | Deirdre Byrne

Sobriety Checkpoint Scheduled Saturday Night

Montgomery County Police Department is conducting a sobriety checkpoint Saturday evening starting 10 p.m., weather permitting. The enforcement is intended to curb impaired driving and underage drinking. Police will not disclose the location of the checkpoint in advance. MCPD encourages county residents to drive responsibly and ride with a sober driver.

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November 4, 2017 | Douglas Tallman

Top 10 for Oct. 27 to Nov. 2

Our Top 10 stories, based on web traffic, ranged from hospital grades to public safety, from politics to a rabid cat. Here’s the list:

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June 20, 2014 | Staff Writer

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Police Announce Sobriety Checkpoints for this Weekend

Montgomery County Police will be conducting three sobriety checkpoints this weekend in partnership with police from Rockville City, Gaithersburg City, Montgomery County Deputy Sheriffs and Maryland State troopers. The enforcement is part of the Department’s continuing effort to curb impaired driving and underage drinking.  Montgomery County Police report that officers arrested over 3,300 people for driving […]

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August 30, 2013 | Staff Writer

“Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over”

The Montgomery County Police Department, in partnership with Maryland State Police and the Montgomery County Sheriff’s Office, will be conducting a sobriety checkpoint over the Labor Day holiday weekend. This enforcement is part of the national “Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over” Labor Day weekend campaign and is a component of the department’s continuing effort […]

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