Friday, March 14, 2014

Just In Time for St. Patty's Day: 35 New Washington State Patrol Troopers Sworn In - WA State Patrol Media Release

There will additional DUI Emphasis Patrols over St. Patrick's Day Weekend. It also appears there will be additional support added to the Washington State Patrol with 35 new troopers joining the ranks. Remember to be safe and don't drink and drive. 


35 New Washington State Patrol Troopers Sworn In - WA State Patrol Media Release

Friday, January 31, 2014

Blue Friday: Go Seahawks! Suspected Felon DUI Gets Hallpass

Going to the Super Bowl to see your home team play is perhaps a once in a lifetime opportunity. So if given the opportunity, you should be able to go no matter what is going on, right? Well, that appears to be the good grace of once such individual facing a felony DUI charge. Judge gives felony suspect a pass: He can go to Super Bowl: at The Seattle Times. The travel pass is not without stringent conditions and the suspect will be electronically monitored.

Wednesday, January 15, 2014

WSP 2013 District 1 Report Card - WA State Patrol Media Release

Here are some big numbers for Washington State Troopers taken in 2013 for Thurston and Pierce Counties:

3,203 drivers stopped for impaired driving.
57,145 drivers stopped for speeding and 42,006 tickets were issued.

Want some more numbers? Check here:
WSP 2013 District 1 Report Card - WA State Patrol Media Release