sobriety checkpoint http://kbia.org en Columbia PD to conduct sobriety checkpoints around St. Patrick's Day http://kbia.org/post/columbia-pd-conduct-sobriety-checkpoints-around-st-patricks-day <p>The Columbia Police Department received multiple grants to help better patrol roads for drunk drivers and youths not wearing seat belts. The grants, provided by the Missouri Department of Transportation’s Traffic &amp; Highway Safety Division, will go towards enforcing youth seat belt use and sobriety checkpoints.</p><p>Columbia Police Traffic Unit Supervisor Sergeant Curtis Perkins said the goal of the grant provided for the youth seat belt enforcement is to have a visible presence.</p> Thu, 14 Mar 2013 13:23:54 +0000 Jake Godin 30387 at http://kbia.org Columbia PD to conduct sobriety checkpoints around St. Patrick's Day