KSP Post 4 activity report: Troopers arrested 55 drunk drivers

Kentucky State Police 4 in Elizabethtown has released its activity report for the month of November.

According to KSP spokesman Scotty Sharp, Post 4 Troopers and Detectives:

  • Wrote 456 speeding citations and made 55 drunk driving arrests. Troopers gave 453 motorists courtesy notices in lieu of traffic citations.
  • Opened 44 criminal cases and made 416 criminal arrests
  • Investigation 56 vehicle accidents
  • Charged 57 people with failure to wear a seat belt and issued six citations for failure to use a child restraint device
  • Assisted 126 stranded motorists and answered 785 citizen complaints
  • Were involved in 639 special details and conducted 19 community programs that reached over 2,502 citizens of the Commonwealth.
  • Conducted 51 school and business security checks throughout the entire Post 4 area.
  • Logged 7,155 hours of service for the Kentucky citizens we served.

Sharp said KSP Post 4 will perform Road Safety Checkpoints as well as Speed Checkpoints throughout the eight county Post 4 coverage area for the remainder of December and into 2020.

By Ken Howlett, News Director

Contact Ken at ken@k105.com