Drunk driving isn’t the only risk on the road: Drug-impaired driving is also an increasing problem on Maryland roads. If drivers are impaired by any substance—alcohol or drugs—they should not get behind the wheel of a vehicle. The bottom line is this: If You Feel Different, You Drive Different. It’s that simple. It’s essential to plan a […]
MDOT MVA Urges Drivers to Always Have a Sober Ride & Look Out for Pedestrians This Halloween Every year, both children and adults look forward to Halloween; but it can turn deadly for pedestrians and motorists alike. Maryland Department of Transportation (MDOT) officials are urging everyone to driver sober and stay alert along our roadways […]
As the holiday seasons kicks in to high gear, Maryland State Police respond to an increased number of alcohol related crashes this weekend throughout the state. From Friday, December 15 through the early morning hours of today, Maryland State Police responded to eighteen crashes involving alcohol across the state. Last year at the same time, […]
Police Agencies Across Maryland Joining Forces to Arrest Impaired Drivers The Maryland Department of Transportation (MDOT) joined law enforcement officials today at the Maryland State Police (MSP) Barrack in Howard County to warn motorists traveling this long holiday weekend – “make a plan” for a safe and sober ride, or the consequences could be severe. […]
Call a friend, take a cab, or sleep it off, but don’t drive drunk this St. Patrick’s Day!