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Trooper Jonathan Biven
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 3, Bowling Green
(270) 782-2010
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Post 3 September 2006 Activity Report

Date of News Release: 10/04/2006

(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 September 2006.

Troopers and Detectives issued a total of 2,186 citations of which 1,155 were for speeding, 145 warnings for no seatbelts, and 5 for no child restraint. Fifty-nine people were arrested for driving under the influence of drugs or alcohol. Troopers issued 741 courtesy notices investigated 86 accidents, of which 2 were fatalities, and assisted 256 motorists, while inspecting 4,175 vehicles.

Detectives and Troopers investigated 1,465 complaints, and opened 86 criminal cases, and made 321 criminal arrests.

Troopers also worked 962 special details and programs for September.

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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