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AAA reports Deadly Behaviors of Teen Drivers

 

AAAWashington, D.C. – AAA says that over the past five years, nearly 3,500 people have been killed in crashes involving teen drivers during the 100 Deadliest Days, the period between Memorial Day and Labor Day, when the number of crash fatalities involving a teen driver historically rise.

New crash data from 2013-2017 reveals major factors contributing to fatal teen crashes during the summer driving period.

Fatal teen crash rates show drinking and driving, speeding and distraction are among top killers on the road during summer. (AAA)

Fatal teen crash rates show drinking and driving, speeding and distraction are among top killers on the road during summer. (AAA)

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Montgomery County Sheriff’s Office Warrant Wednesday, May 1st, 2019

 

Montgomery County Sheriff's Office - MCSOClarksville, TN – Warrant Wednesday is being conducted by the Montgomery County Sheriff’s Office (MCSO) to help reduce the over 6000 active warrants on file.

Every Wednesday individuals will be spotlighted on the Sheriff’s Office Facebook page. They will be chosen based on felonies committed, number of warrants on file, or if they are considered dangerous.

This week’s Warrant Wednesday focuses on locating five individuals with outstanding warrants.

(Top L to R) Katie Lee Schroeder, Jamie Lee Drenth, Liana Lynn Allen, (Bot L to R) Stephanie Nicole Howard, and Adam Wayne Felts are wanted by the Montgomery County Sheriff's Office.

(Top L to R) Katie Lee Schroeder, Jamie Lee Drenth, Liana Lynn Allen, (Bot L to R) Stephanie Nicole Howard, and Adam Wayne Felts are wanted by the Montgomery County Sheriff’s Office.

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Tennessee Department of Safety releases 2018 Tennessee Traffic Fatality Figures

 

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Tennessee Department of Safety and Homeland SecurityNashville, TN – The Tennessee Department of Safety and Homeland Security and the Tennessee Highway Patrol (THP) has announced the preliminary figures indicating the state has recorded 1,047 traffic fatalities in 2018.

That’s a 2.2 percent increase in vehicular deaths on Tennessee roadways compared to 2017, when there were 1,024 traffic fatalities.

Tennessee had 1,047 traffic fatalities in 2018.

Tennessee had 1,047 traffic fatalities in 2018.

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Clarksville Police Department releases 2018 Traffic Crash Statistics

 

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Clarksville Police Department - CPDClarksville, TN – In an effort to educate the public and promote safer driving habits, the Clarksville Police Department has compiled some statistics related to motor vehicle crashes for 2018 in the city limits of Clarksville.

The 2018 estimates for population within the city limits of Clarksville is approximately 153,000 and with inclusion of the county, pushes the population directly influencing traffic within city limits to about 200,000.

Clarksville Police Department reports that in 2018, there were 7220 crashes compared to 6684 in 2017, an increase of 536 crashes.

Clarksville Police Department reports that in 2018, there were 7220 crashes compared to 6684 in 2017, an increase of 536 crashes.

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Clarksville Police say Five Out of Eight DUIs Over the Weekend Involved Crashes

 

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Clarksville Police Department - CPDClarksville, TN – The Clarksville Police Department wanted to put our some information about the eight DUIs from over the weekend, January 25th-27th, 2019.

Five out of eight DUI arrests over the weekend involved motor vehicle crashes. The other three involved a headlight out, a call of an unconscious person, and the last one was due to a call about a man with a gun (was unfounded, but the driver was intoxicated).

Clarksville Police arrest Eight for DUI Over the Weekend.

Clarksville Police arrest Eight for DUI Over the Weekend.

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Clarksville Police Department releases DUI Checkpoint/Saturation Patrols results from August 10th

 

Clarksville Police Department - CPDClarksville, TN – On August 10th, 2018 between the hours of 8:00pm and 4:00am, the Tennessee Highway Patrol, Clarksville Police Department, Montgomery County Sheriff’s Office conducted a DUI Checkpoint/saturation patrol.

Law Enforcement Officers were looking for impaired drivers and took enforcement action on any other observed violation.

210 charges (81 of those were warnings) were issued.

Clarksville Police, Tennessee Highway Patrol, Montgomery County Sheriff’s Office conducted a DUI Checkpoint/saturation patrol.

Clarksville Police, Tennessee Highway Patrol, Montgomery County Sheriff’s Office conducted a DUI Checkpoint/saturation patrol.

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Clarksville Police release Hands Across the Border Checkpoint/Saturation Patrols results

 

Clarksville Police Department - CPDClarksville TN – On May 18th, 2018 between the hours of 8:00pm and 4:00am, the Tennessee Highway Patrol, Kentucky State Police, Christian County Sheriff’s Department, Montgomery County Sheriff’s Office, Hopkinsville Police Department, Clarksville Police Department, and several other law enforcement agencies conducted a DUI Checkpoint/saturation patrol on US41-A near the Tennessee/Kentucky State line.

Saturation patrol.

Saturation patrol.

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Tennessee Highway Patrol Reminds Motorists to Make Safe Choices During the St. Patrick’s Day Holiday

 

Tennessee Highway Patrol - THPNashville, TN – The Tennessee Highway Patrol (THP) reminds motorists to buckle up and drive sober during the St. Patrick’s Day holiday. 

State troopers will utilize traffic safety enforcement tools including saturation patrols and sobriety and seat belt checkpoints, to help reduce serious injury and fatal crashes during the holiday weekend. 

The St. Patrick’s Day holiday enforcement period starts at midnight, Saturday, March 17th, and ends on March 18th at 11:59pm.

Tennessee Highway Patrolman on a traffic stop.

Tennessee Highway Patrolman on a traffic stop.

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Tennessee Bureau of Investigation releases “Crime on Campus 2017” Report

 

Tennessee Bureau of InvestigationNashville, TN – The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has released to the public its annual crime study detailing the volume and nature of crime on the state’s college and university campuses.

‘Crime on Campus 2017’ compiles data submitted to TBI by the state’s colleges, universities, and law enforcement agencies through the Tennessee Incident Based Reporting System (TIBRS).

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Clarksville Police releases Saturation Patrol results from February 9th-11th

 

Clarksville Police Department - CPDClarksville, TN – Clarksville Police Department’s Traffic Enforcement Unit and Patrol Officers had a busy weekend charging 12 people with DUI, February 9th-11th, 2018.

Five were charged after traffic crashes, three were charged when a driver was found asleep or passed out at the wheel on the roadway or drive thru, one driver ran over a curb, two were traffic infractions—speeding and failure to obey traffic signal, and in one incident the driver almost hit several cars.

Clarksville Police saturation patrol.

Clarksville Police saturation patrol.

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