The Washington Parish Sheriff’s Office has received $33,880 grant to conduct extra drunk-driving patrols and enforce seat belt and underage alcohol laws. The grant is from the Louisiana Highway Safety Commission for fiscal year 2017.
“Our goal is to raise awareness and reduce the number of fatal and injury-related crashes in Washington Parish. We also plan to enforce underage alcohol laws aggressively and ensure seat-belt compliance. You can expect to see sobriety checkpoints throughout the year.” Said Sheriff Randy “Country” Seal.