The New York State Police and local law enforcement agencies will increase patrols to crack down on drunk and drugged driving and other traffic infractions this 4th of July. State Troopers will conduct sobriety checkpoints and target reckless and aggressive driving statewide in an effort to keep New York highways safe during one of the busiest summer holidays for travel.
Queens, New York – On June 28, 2020 at approximately 4:00 a.m., troopers from SP Staten Island and SP Rockaways arrested Robert Hunter, age 27, of Brooklyn, New York, for Driving While Intoxicated – an unclassified misdemeanor.
Brooklyn, New York – On June 22, 2020 at approximately 3:00 a.m., troopers from SP Rockaways arrested Kendrina D. McLemore, age 34, of Staten Island, New York, for Aggravated Driving While Intoxicated with a Child – a class E felony.
Queens, New York - On June 10, 2020 at approximately 12:05 a.m., troopers from SP Bronx arrested Jasson J. De La Rosa Rios, age 20, of Bronx, New York, for Criminal Possession of Stolen Property in the 5th Degree – a class A misdemeanor.
The New York State Police issued more than 8,900 tickets during a special traffic enforcement period over Memorial Day Weekend. During the campaign, which started on Friday, May 22 and ran through 3 a.m. on Tuesday, May 26, 2020.
Superintendent Keith M. Corlett announced the State Police have launched a new recruiting effort to attract the best and brightest qualified candidates to join one of the most highly respected law enforcement organizations in the country. The State Police will be holding a new Trooper entrance examination this fall across the state.
Brooklyn, New York – On February 23, 2020 at approximately 12:50 a.m., troopers from SP Brooklyn arrested Andrew P. Plante, age 37, of Providence, Rhode Island, for Driving While Intoxicated – an unclassified misdemeanor.
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