TPR Lloyd Cochran
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 11, London
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January Traffic Checkpoints
Date of News Release: 01/13/2005
(LONDON, KY) - The Kentucky State Police at London would like to remind motorist of the presence of traffic checkpoints during the month of January. These checkpoints are utilized to enforce laws relating to the operation of a motor vehicle while under the influence of intoxicants, licensing of drivers, registration of motor vehicles and, motor vehicle equipment safety. Other violation or suspected violations of state law observed at the checkpoint will be investigated and, enforced.
The determination of where and, when a traffic checkpoint will be held will bear a relationship to a public safety or traffic violation problem, which has been experienced or is anticipated in a particular location. Traffic checkpoints will be established on roadways with clear visibility in all directions of travel.
Please use proper child safety seats and, seatbelts to protect our children in the event of an accident and, as always please don't drink and, drive. The goal of the Kentucky State Police is to save lives.