Local, State Officers to Participate in "Over the Limit, Under Arrest"

By: The Associated Press
By: The Associated Press

Law enforcement agencies throughout Mississippi will be teaming up to take drunk drivers off the road beginning this Friday.

"Over the Limit, Under Arrest" continues through Labor Day, with the Mississippi Highway Patrol working with numerous other agencies to focus on DUI and other alcohol-related offenses.

The Meridian Police Department is joining with the Lauderdale County Sheriff's Department, as well as the MHP, in support of the intensive crackdown Aug. 21-Sept. 7.

Officials say officers also want to focus on seat belt enforcement and traffic safety.

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  • by Anonymous on Aug 19, 2009 at 06:31 AM
    Yep they are out only for stuff for this where are they when u need them for everything else????
  • by Anonymous on Aug 19, 2009 at 04:28 AM
    That's exactly right. I believe it 100%. It's all about revenue, revenue, revenue.
  • by Anonymous on Aug 18, 2009 at 08:49 PM
    Its all about money folks. Have to do this to get the federal dollars. Grab your pocketbook. Statistics are more important than warnings.
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