Police Patrols


Statewide Drunk Driving Crackdown Continues Through Holiday Weekend

Motorists who don’t want to ring in the New Year with a police siren should designate a sober driver for their holiday countdown parties.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/29/2011

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State Police Announce ‘Lifesaver’ Weekend Crackdown

Michigan State Police will be taking part in a national campaign to crack down on drunken and unbelted driving over the pre-Christmas weekend.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/16/2011

State Police Step Up Seat Belt Enforcement For Holiday Travelers

This Thanksgiving holiday weekend, Michigan State Police troopers will be patrolling roads as part of the nationwide Operation C.A.R.E. traffic safety initiative.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/22/2011

Police conduct a field sobriety test. (File Getty Images)

Police, Drivers Prepare For End-Of-Summer DUI Enforcement

As law enforcement agencies ramp up efforts to crack down on drunk drivers, police are warning motorists not to let their summertime fun end with a DUI arrest.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/10/2011

click it or ticket

Extra Police On The Roads To Kick Off ‘Click It or Ticket’

If you’re not buckled up Monday morning – the chances are, you WILL get a ticket. The annual “Click It or Ticket” campaign kicks off today with extra patrols from over 200 different police departments across Michigan looking for drivers who aren’t buckled up.


Drunk Driving Campaign Kickoff 12-17-10

More Police On Patrol To Find Drunk Drivers

It was the big kick off  for metro Detroit’s annual holiday drunk driving crackdown.  Detroit Deputy Police Chief James Tolbert says drunk driving is dangerous.  “Last year there were nearly 300 people killed and more than […]

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/17/2010