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Trooper Jonathan Biven
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 3, Bowling Green
(270) 782-2010
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Bowling Green Post June 2007 Activity Report

Date of News Release: 07/13/2007

(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 2007.

Troopers and Detectives issued a total of 1,662 citations of which 491 were for speeding, 315 citations for no seatbelts, and 9 for no child restraint. Thirty-eight people were arrested for driving under the influence of drugs or alcohol. Troopers issued 360 courtesy notices investigated 130 accidents, of which 3 were fatals, and assisted 242 motorists, while inspecting 9,928 vehicles.

Detectives and Troopers investigated 1,318 complaints, and opened 96 criminal cases, and made 323 criminal arrests.

Troopers also worked 751 special details and programs for June.

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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