The holiday season is here and tonight the Calcasieu Parish Sheriff's Office (CPSO) will be conducting two separate DWI and Seat Belt checkpoints this week starting tonight at undisclosed location in the parish.
A recent press release states The Calcasieu Parish Sheriff’s Office has received$153,155 in grant funding from the Louisiana Highway Safety Commission to conduct additional traffic safety enforcement activities. This funding is for DUI safety checkpoints and other driver safety enforcement.
While we were all celebrating the beginning of a long weekend. Calcasieu Parish Sheriff's Office deputies were trying to keep our roads safe with a DWI and Seatbelt checkpoint on the 1300 block of Country Club Road. Impaired drivers were removed from our roads and others were deterred from such behavior in the future.
The Calcasieu Parish Sheriff's Office along with the Westlake Police Department conducted a seat belt and DWI checkpoint last Friday night June 15th in Westlake.
Here are the results from that checkpoint.
The Louisiana State Police and the Calcasieu Parish Sheriff's Office will be conducting a DWI checkpoint somewhere in the parish this Saturday. It is an ongoing effort to keep the highways and roadways safe.
The Calcasieu Parish Sheriff's office is planning to conduct a seat belt checkpoint this Friday January 27th at an undisclosed location in the parish.
Here is a statement from the Sheriff's Office about the checkpoint.