DUI Grant Awarded to Waynesboro Police Department

May 23, 2009

The Department of Public Safety & Planning Division awarded the Waynesboro Police Department a $45,000 DUI Grant which will run September 1, 2007 thru September 1, 2008.

This grant will be used to set up safety check points to check drivers who may be operating vehicles under the influence of alchohol or other substances, to educate teenagers on the dangers of drinking alcohol while operating motor vehicles, and utilize funding for saturation patrols to check for impaired drivers.

(Note -- This article was originally published on May 31, 2007)