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

Date of News Release: 04/01/2010

(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 March, 2010.

Troopers and Detectives issued a total of 2,045 citations of which 677 were for speeding and 7 for no child restraint. Troopers issued 188 citations for no seatbelts. Forty-three people were arrested for driving under the influence of drugs or alcohol. Troopers issued 358 courtesy notices, investigated 94 accidents, of which 11 were fatal, and assisted 173 motorists, while inspecting 2,317 vehicles.

Detectives and Troopers investigated 1,117 complaints, and opened 82 criminal cases, and made 413 criminal arrests.

Troopers also worked 823 special details and programs in February.

In March, the nine Communications Officers at Post 3, received and placed a volume of 14,922 requests.

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

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