Category Archives: Sheriff’s Blog

Drug-impaired driving is dangerous driving

Like drunk driving, drug-impaired driving is impaired driving, which means it is dangerous and illegal in all 50 States, Puerto Rico and Washington, DC. Whether the drug is obtained legally or illegally, drug-impaired driving poses a threat to the driver, vehicle passengers and other road users. If you are impaired by drugs and thinking about driving,…
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Let’s work together to create ‘safety culture’

Mutual trust and respect are key to a strong relationship between law enforcement agencies and the communities they serve. However, these days, being a law enforcement officer has never been more complex. It’s difficult, dangerous and sometimes, thankless – but, at the end of the day, it can also be most rewarding. When I swear…
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Make a sober designated driver part of your Super Bowl game plan

As Super Bowl LIII quickly approaches, I’d like to remind football fans that designated drivers are the best defense against the dangers of drunk driving. Super Bowl Sunday is a festive night across the country, but if your night involves alcohol, plan for a sober ride home. Even one drink can impair judgement. You should…
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Tax season can ring in new scams

Year-end tax documents are starting to arrive in your mailbox. That means tax scam season is also here. Tax refund fraud and scams are expected to cost Americans billions of dollars this year. Unfortunately that dollar amount has gone up in recent years, according to the Internal Revenue Service. In addition to tax return fraud,…
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