Lehigh Valley Police Departments to Participate in Labor Day DUI Enforcement
AThe Lehigh Valley DUI/Highway Safety Taskforce today
announced that Lehigh Valley Police Departments will conduct roving
patrols and DUI checkpoints as part of the state's participation in a
national DUI enforcement crackdown from Saturday through Sept. 2.
The Lehigh Valley DUI/Highway Task Force consists of police departments
from throughout the Lehigh and Northampton counties as well as members
of the business community, non-profits, and health care representatives.
PennDOT data for Lehigh and Northampton counties shows that in 2012,
there were 735 alcohol-related crashes and 159 drug-related crashes.