Friday, November 27, 2015
Current Weather
Loading Current Weather....
Published: Friday, 7/26/2013

Ottawa County Sheriff's Office announces 2 sobriety checkpoints


PORT CLINTON -- Sobriety checkpoints will be held on Perry Street in Port Clinton from 11 p.m. today to 1 a.m. Saturday and on State Rt. 53 in Catawba Island, Ohio,  from 8:30 to 10 p.m. today, authorities said.

There will also be an increased number of law enforcement agents looking for impaired drivers, according to the Ottawa County Sheriff’s Office. The exact locations of the checkpoints were not revealed.

Other law enforcement agencies participating include the Ohio Highway Patrol and area police departments.

Port Clinton, the seat of Ottawa County, is about 40 miles east of Toledo.

Recommended for You

Guidelines: Please keep your comments smart and civil. Don't attack other readers personally, and keep your language decent. If a comment violates these standards or our privacy statement or visitor's agreement, click the "X" in the upper right corner of the comment box to report abuse. To post comments, you must be a Facebook member. To find out more, please visit the FAQ.

Related stories