MCSAP Detail Yields Multiple Out of Service Violations

MCSAP Detail Yields Multiple Out of Service Violations

On November 11, 2014 the Newberry Township Police Department conducted another frequent Motor Carrier Assistance Program (MCSAP) detail which resulted in the findings of numerous unsafe safety violations. MCSAP Officers Grimme and Bloom participated in the enforcement detail. During this detail, multiple trucks were placed out of service including a trailer which had substantial rust causing the fuel tank to separate from the frame during inspection. This initiative is conducted to […]

DUI Checkpoint Nets Multiple Arrests

DUI Checkpoint Nets Multiple Arrests

On October 31, 2014 the Newberry Township Police Department along with the assistance of multiple other law enforcement agencies conducted a DUI Checkpoint in the Township. The focus of the enforcement was to rid our local highways of impaired drivers and identify other criminal activity. As a result of this checkpoint, there were four people arrested for DUI and eight people arrested for drug offenses. Police also seized a significant […]