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In Tough Times, the Kansas City, Missouri Police Department DUI Unit is Exceeding Expectations By: Bill Sullivan NHTSA Law Enforcement Liaison, Region 7 During fiscal year 2019, the Kansas City Missouri Police Department DUI Unit made 536 DUI arrests. While...
Sergeant Don Egdorf DWI Task Force Houston, Texas Police Department MADD National Board Member and Vice Chair MADD Law Enforcement Committee Chair As 2020 ends and we start thinking about 2021, I think it is important to look back on...
“Waymo is committed to improving road safety” Waymo’s Mission – “Waymo’s mission is to make it safe and easy for people and things to get where they’re going. The Waymo Driver can improve the world’s access to mobility while saving...
“You make a positive difference in ways you never really understand” Jim Camp, JD MADD State Advisory Board Chair, TN, MADD National Law Enforcement Committee Pres. Dynamic Messages LLC (Training and Consulting) Ret. Elected District Attorney WI, Ret. Assistant District...
The Importance of DUI Recognition By: Sergeant Vincent Turocy Tennessee Highway Patrol   Sgt. Vincent Turocy, 2018 MADD Tennessee Statewide Night of Remembrance and Awards Ceremony:  MADD Tennessee State Advisory Board Law Enforcement Chair, Sgt. Vincent Turocy of the Tennessee...
Saturation Saturday Lieutenant Scott Roach St. Louis County Police Department            In August of 2017, the State of Missouri passed House Bill 4 which reduced annual state funding for DWI checkpoints from $20 million down to $1.00. Confusingly, one of the...
Despite the Distractions, Impaired Driving Enforcement Must Remain A High Priority By Steven R. Casstevens, Chief of Police Buffalo Grove Police Department, Buffalo Grove, IL President, International Association of Chiefs of Police Law enforcement agencies throughout the country are faced...
Call Them Crashes, Not Accidents Ken Stecker Michigan Traffic Safety Resource Prosecutor   On average, someone is killed in a drunk driving crash every 53 minutes. Every two minutes, someone is injured because of this entirely preventable crime. At any...
Art Acevedo Chief of Police Houston Police Department As the fourth largest city in the United States – and soon to be the third largest – Houston has always had a serious issue with impaired driving. In fact, Houston has...
Chuck Hayes International Association of Chiefs of Police Oregon State Police Patrol Services Captain (Retired) Drug Evaluation and Classification (DEC) Program Western Region Project Manager Reinforcing the “Three-Legged Stool” to Combat Impaired Driving Despite many positive efforts, impaired driving takes...