Assumption Parish Sheriff’s Office participates in “Drive sober or get pulled over” campaign

NAPOLEONVILLE, La. – The Assumption Parish Sheriff’s Office participated in the “DRIVE SOBER OR GET PULLED OVER”, Impaired Driving Campaign from August 18, 2017 thru September 03, 2017.

The program was funded through the Louisiana Highway Safety Commission and put extra patrols on the highways during the grant period.  As a result of the increased patrols, the following enforcement actions were taken:

  • Total Hours Worked – 317
  • Total Stops Made – 416
  • Total Field Sobriety Tests – 44
  • Total D.W.I. Arrests – 4
  • Total Other Arrests – 99

Sheriff Falcon said his office intends to participate in future traffic grant programs as they become available.