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Emphasis patrols in Grays Harbor County net 26 arrests for DUI

WSP Emphasis Patrols

DUI continues to be the number one factor in traffic fatalities and serious injury statewide as well as here in Grays Harbor and Pacific Counties. In an effort to save lives, local law enforcement agencies participated in a statewide effort

‘Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over’ in Washington this Fourth of July Holiday

Target Zero Traffic Safety Task Force

Americans love to celebrate the Fourth of July with family, friends, food and fireworks, but too often alcohol turns the party into a tragedy, making this iconic holiday one of the most deadly days of the year on the nation’s

More than just Unbuckled and Distracted Drivers cited during recent emphasis patrols

WSP DUI Patrols

Between May 19 and June 1 extra law enforcement patrolled Grays Harbor County roads looking for unbuckled drivers and passengers, and cell phone using texters and talkers. During these patrols, 61 seatbelt infractions were written, in addition to 64 cell

Just a drill at Aberdeen High School today, “Every 32 Minutes”

Every 32 Minutes AHS 2012

ABERDEEN, Wash. – Emergency responders are all over Aberdeen High School today, some students are being medically evacuated, others’ bodies pulled from a wrecked car, others will be pronounced dead.  Others will read the obituaries of their best friends over

Back by popular demand: extra patrols out in search of unbuckled and distracted drivers

WSP Emphasis Patrols

On the heels of the first-ever statewide distracted driving extra enforcement campaign, law enforcement officers will be out once again searching for not only unbuckled drivers but distracted drivers as part of the annual “Click it or Ticket” patrols. In

Washington to participate in first ever nationwide distracted driving crackdown

Target Zero Washington

National enforcement campaign taking place during Distracted Driving Awareness Month Law enforcement officers in Washington State will be cracking down on distracted drivers as part of a new national distracted driving enforcement campaign this month. Between April 10 and April

Results of recent Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over campaign in Grays Harbor released

WSP DUI Patrols

GRAYS HARBOR COUNTY, WA – The results are in from the recent Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over DUI enforcement campaign conducted from November 27, 2013 through January 1, 2014. In Grays Harbor County, 36 motorists were stopped and arrested

Grays Harbor County Sees Record Low in Traffic Accidents for 2013

GH Roads

Traffic accidents on County roads in Grays Harbor were at a record low last year, according to preliminary data released by the County. There were 99 reported traffic accidents on County roads during the past year with no deaths, as

Drive Sober Or Get Pulled Over patrols running through New Year

OLYMPIA, Wash. - Hopefully 2013 will be different than the last five holiday seasons. From 2008-2012, an average of 49 people died in traffic crashes in Washington between Thanksgiving and New Year’s Day. DUI is still the leading cause of

Results of DUI emphasis patrols in Grays Harbor announced

Grays Harbor County, WA - The results are in from the recent Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over DUI enforcement campaign conducted from August 16 through September 2.

In Grays Harbor County, 27 motorists were stopped and arrested for driving under