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Time to line up that designated driver: Bossier sobriety checkpoint looms

The Bossier Sheriff Office will conduct a sobriety checkpoint starting at 4 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 19 and ending at 4 a.m. Friday, Dec. 20 at an undisclosed location in Bossier Parish.

The Bossier Sheriff Office will conduct a sobriety checkpoint starting at 4 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 19 and ending at 4 a.m. Friday, Dec. 20 at an undisclosed location in Bossier Parish.

The goal of the checkpoint is to identify and remove impaired drivers from the road before they cause injury or death to themselves or others, as well as increase public awareness to the seriousness of driving while impaired.Bossier City Police Department and Louisiana State Police will also assist.


Motorists are encouraged to report impaired drivers to law enforcement at any time. The Bossier Sheriff's Office can be reach 24 hours a day at 318-965-2203. Drive sober or get pulled over.

The sobriety checkpoint is being conducted from a $14,040 grant awarded to the Bossier Sheriff’s Office from the Louisiana Highway Safety Commission for DWI Enforcement.


 



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