A man in Japan was arrested a few weeks ago for flying a drone while under the influence. Yep, it's actually illegal to do such a thing in Japan, as well as several other places, including far away lands like New Jersey.
According to the Calcasieu Parish Sheriff’s Office spokesperson Kim Myers, CPSO will participate in the national crackdown on drunk driving. A grant from the Louisiana Highway Safety Commission makes it all possible.
Last year 63 deaths due to impaired drivers were investigated by the Louisiana State Police. Last Saturday a motorcyclist in Jeff Davis Parish was struck head on and killed by what was believed to be an impaired driver. With a holiday weekend this weekend ... we thought it was good time to remind you to be careful and to designate a driver.
While Washington state has seen a 25% increase in drivers impaired by marijuana they have not see an increase in accidents since marijuana became legal there. With talk of dispensaries in Louisiana we wondered if you thought we would see the same thing here...
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.