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December 27, 2019

Rutland Barracks / DUI Checkpoint

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

NEWS RELEASE

 

CASE#: 19B405818

TROOPER: Trooper Jeremy Sullivan

STATION: Rutland                    

CONTACT#: (802) 773-9101

 

DATE/TIME: December 27, 2019, 2030 hours

LOCATION: Killington Road by Anthony Road Killington, VT

 

 

SUMMARY OF INCIDENT: On December 27, 2019, at 2030 hours Troopers from the Vermont State Police Rutland barracks, along with Deputies from the Rutland County Sherriff’s Department, and Officers from the Fair Haven Police Department conducted a safety/sobriety checkpoint on Killington Road, in the Town of Killington. The purpose of the checkpoint was to deter distracted, impaired, and aggressive driving. During this checkpoint, officers made contact with approximately 260 cars, screened 7 operators for DUI impairment, and arrested 1 operator for driving under the influence of alcohol.

 

The Vermont State Police would like to remind operators to drive safe and sober during this holiday season.

 

 

 

Trooper Jeremy Sullivan

 

VERMONT STATE POLICE

Rutland Barracks- Troop B

124 State Place

Rutland, VT 05701

 

Office: (802) 773-9101

Cell: (802) 760-0481

Email: Jeremy.Sullivan@Vermont.gov