Drunking Driving http://wyso.org en Upgrades Made To Ohio’s Habitual Drunk Driver Offender Registry http://wyso.org/post/upgrades-made-ohio-s-habitual-drunk-driver-offender-registry <p style="margin-bottom: 1.5em; padding: 0px; border: 0px; font-size: 13px; font-family: verdana, sans-serif; vertical-align: baseline; line-height: 19px;">There’s an online registry in Ohio that identifies habitual drunk drivers but recently, there have been cases where there have been gaps in that database. Staff Lieutenant Anne Ralston of the Ohio State Highway Patrol says the agency has upgraded the registry so that it compiles up to date information automatically from already existing electronic records.</p> Fri, 27 Dec 2013 20:35:00 +0000 Jo Ingles (Ohio Public Radio) 44026 at http://wyso.org Holiday Red-Ribbon Campaign Plugs Ohio Road Safety http://wyso.org/post/holiday-red-ribbon-campaign-plugs-ohio-road-safety <p>Law enforcers around Ohio plan more than 9,700 hours of enforcement during the holidays, including 23 sobriety checkpoints statewide.</p><p>State crash statistics show 410 people were killed in 379 alcohol-related crashes last year, with 27 of those deaths coming between Thanksgiving and New Year's.</p> Mon, 19 Nov 2012 11:00:00 +0000 Associated Press 25290 at http://wyso.org Ohio troopers train truckers to see signs of crime http://wyso.org/post/ohio-troopers-train-truckers-see-signs-crime <p>The State Highway Patrol is kicking off a new program to train truck drivers to watch for signs of potential crimes and safety threats while they&#39;re traveling Ohio roadways. Thu, 24 May 2012 21:22:20 +0000 Associated Press 16612 at http://wyso.org