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July Sobriety Checkpoint Schedule Announced





For Immediate Release: Thursday, June 29, 2017

Contact: Tony Mangan, Public Information Officer, 605-773-6196

 


July Sobriety Checkpoint Schedule Announced

 

PIERRE, S.D. –  July’s sobriety checkpoint schedule has been released.  

 

The checkpoints are funded by the Office of Highway Safety and conducted by the Highway Patrol. The checkpoints are designed to discourage people from drinking and then driving.

 

July’s schedule calls for 25 checkpoints in 19 counties. Checkpoints are planned for the counties of Beadle, Brookings, Brown, Butte, Codington, Davison, Day, Gregory, Hamlin, Jackson, Lake, Lincoln, Meade, Minnehaha, Pennington, Roberts, Spink, Stanley and Yankton.

 

Both the Office of Highway Safety and the Highway Patrol are part of the South Dakota Department of Public Safety.

 

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