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KENNER POLICE DEPARTMENT

Michael J. Glaser

Chief of Police

 

PRESS RELEASE

 

 

500 Veterans Boulevard

Kenner, LA 70062

(504) 712-2200

FAX (504) 712-2209

 

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 Contact:  Sergeant Brian McGregor

 Email:     bmcgregor@kennerpd.com

 Office:    (504) 712-2252

 Date:      11/12/2014

KPD Awarded Overtime Traffic Enforcement Grant From LA Highway Saftey Commision

KENNER — The Kenner Police Department has been awarded an overtime traffic enforcement grant from the Louisiana Highway Safety Commission.  The grant, totaling $45,000.00, emphasizes enforcement against alcohol/impaired driving (DWI) and occupant protection (seatbelt/child restraint) violations by motorists in the City of Kenner.  The funding will provide for overtime expenditures of Police Officers conducting patrols for such enforcement of these particular violations.

 

Besides enforcement patrols, the funding will also be utilized for Police Officers working overtime while conducting periodic DWI or occupant protection checkpoints throughout the grant period.  Officers will also work overtime for this program during Special Wave Enforcement campaign periods that are scheduled as follows:

 

            November 22-30, 2014                       “Click It or Ticket”/Thanksgiving

            December 18, 2014-January 3, 2015  Christmas/New Year’s “Drive Sober or Get Pulled                                                                                      Over”

            February 6-17, 2015                            Mardi Gras “Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over”

            April 1-30, 2014 (weekends)              Underage Drinking Enforcement

            April 24-30, 2015                                “Buckle Up in Your Truck”

            May 18-31, 2015                                 “Click It or Ticket” National Mobilization

            July 2-6, 2015                                     Independence Day “Drive Sober or Get Pulled                                                                                            Over”

            August 21-September 7, 2015             “Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over” National                                                                                       Mobilization

 

The grant period for this program commenced on October 1, 2014 and continues through September 30, 2015.

 

More information:  Please contact Sergeant Brian McGregor of the KPD Public Information Office at bmcgregor@kennerpd.com or (504) 712-2252 with any additional questions you may have.       

     

 
 

Michael
J.
Glaser

Chief of Police

 

 
 
Kenner Police Complex

500 Veterans Blvd.

Kenner, LA. 70062

(504) 712-2200

 
 
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(504) 712-2222
 

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