HIGHWAY SAFETY COMMISSION / ASSUMPTION PARISH
"CLICK IT OR TICKET” SEATBELT CAMPAIGN
"DRIVE SOBER OR GET PULLED OVER”
– IMPAIRED DRIVING CAMPAIGN
PUBLIC SERVICE ANNOUNCEMENT
NAPOLEONVILLE – Assumption Parish Sheriff Leland Falcon
announces that the Assumption Parish Sheriff’s Office has received grant
funding in conjunction with the Louisiana Highway Safety Commission and the
National Highway Traffic and Safety Administration for the 2017 "Click It or
Ticket” Campaign which will run from May 22 thru June 04, 2017, and "Drive
Sober or Get Pulled Over”, will run from August 18 thru September 03, 2017.
These campaigns are a concentrated effort targeting
non-users of seatbelt restraint systems and impaired drivers. Such enforcement
has been effective in reducing fatalities and serious injuries in auto crashes
as well as building public awareness to these lifesaving measures.
The Assumption Parish Sheriff’s Office will be dedicating
grant resources as well as general office funding to concentrate on these
PLEASE PRACTICE SAFETY FIRST BY USING
YOUR SEATBELTS AND DON’T DRINK AND DRIVE !!!