St. Patrick's Day DWI Enforcement Media Materials
2014 DWI All Star Nominations - Due March 31
The Department of Public Safety is calling for nomination for the 2014 Minnesota DWI Enforcer All Stars - the state's top DWI Enforcers. The nominee's supervisor should complete the All-Star nomination form by March. 31. The All Stars will be selected based on the number of DWI arrests for 2013. Agency/city size will be a consideration to recognize those from smaller agencies.
Pedestrian Safety and Enforcement-Specific Media Materials
Pedestrian deaths and have remained constant over the years. Minnesota law enforcement agencies are encouraged to conduct publicized pedestrian law enforcement activity to educate communities — and the back-to-school period is a good opportunity to conduct a campaign. Available to promote an enforcement effort, or general pedestrian safety are: pedestrian safety news release (with option for back-to-school message); general pedestrian safety radio PSA scripts; enforcement-specific news release; and enforcement-specific radio PSA script.
Strengthened DWI Sanctions and Ignition Interlock Law Information
Repeat DWI offenders, and first-time offenders arrested at 0.16 and above alcohol-concentration level, must use ignition interlock or face at least one year without a license. Offenders with three or more offenses are required to use ignition interlock for three to six years, or they will never regain driving privileges. Find interlock resources for law enforcement
, including a roll-call
video at MinnesotaIgnitionInterlock.org