Police Department Safety Checkpoint on December 23, 2017

Date of release:  December 21, 2017

The Paducah Police Department will be conducting a safety checkpoint on Saturday, December 23, 2017. The checkpoint will be held between the hours of 7 p.m. and midnight in the 800 Block of HC Mathis Drive or the 3600 Block of Clarks River Road. The safety checkpoint will be run in support of the Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over campaign.

When approaching a checkpoint, drivers should reduce speed, be prepared to stop and have their operator’s license and proof of insurance accessible.

(Note to media: We are required to advise the public where we will be conducting a traffic checkpoint. Thank you for your help in getting the information out.).