Skip to main content

Results of DUI patrols released

Published March 06. 2013 05:03PM

State police at the Lehighton barracks released results of roving drunk driving patrols conducted over the period of Feb. 1-28 on various roads in Carbon and Monroe counties.

As a result three motorists were arrested for driving under the influence (DUI) of alcohol or a controlled substance. Also, two motorists were drinking, but were released after passing field sobriety tests, 14 citations were issued, two motorists were arrested for being in possession of a controlled substance, and one individual was cited for underage drinking.

The operation was conducted as part of the state police Selective Traffic Enforcement Against Drunk Driving (STEAD D), designed to reduce the number of drunk driving fatalities, and injuries.

Classified Ads

Event Calendar


October 2017


Upcoming Events

Twitter Feed


Faith Alive UMC hosts ‘Revival on Purpose!’

40.804927, -75.656958

Faith Alive UMC, 678...

Pumpkin social in Tamaqua

40.7986307, -75.9683447

Zion Lutheran Church...

Feed the People hosts Halloween celebration

40.830215, -75.88356

Feed the People is h...

STEP-Up Tamaqua to meet Monday

40.798347, -75.970851

STEP-Up Tamaqua will...

Reader Photo Galleries