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Trooper Jonathan Biven
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 3, Bowling Green
(270) 782-2010
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July 2005 Activity Report for Post 3

Date of News Release: 08/04 /2005

(Bowling Green, KY) - The Post Commander, Captain Bill Payton of the Kentucky State Police, Post 3 is reporting the following activity for the month of June 2005.

Troopers and Detectives issued a total of 1,680 citations of which 665 were for speeding, 138 for no seatbelts, and 13 for no child restraint. Fifty-six people were arrested for driving under the influence of drugs or alcohol. Troopers issued 469 courtesy notices investigated 118 accidents, of which 4 were fatalities, and assisted 292 motorists, while inspecting 2,236 vehicles.

Detectives and Troopers investigated 1,439 complaints, and opened 132 criminal cases, and made 260 criminal arrests, and investigated 3 non-criminal cases.

Troopers also worked 674 special details and programs for July.

The Bowling Green Post encompasses Warren, Barren, Hart, Edmonson, Logan, Allen, Butler, and Simpson counties. To contact the Bowling Green Post you can call (270) 782-2010 or 1-800-222-5555 (in the state of Kentucky only, does not work out of state).

"The Kentucky State Police encourages the public to report any suspected drug activity to our anonymous drug tip-line at 1-800-DOPETIP."

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