FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Public Information Officer:
September 5, 2006
Cpl. Kevin Tieman
Cass County Sheriff's Office
You Drink & Drive, You Lose.
Law Enforcement Efforts Effective
The Cass County Sheriff’s Office participated in the “You Drink & Drive. You Lose” crackdown
conducted August 18 through September 4, 2006. During the enforcement effort deputies issued a
total of 41 traffic tickets including:
- 4 driving while intoxicated
- 25 other traffic violations
“We feel the program is very successful”, stated Sheriff Dwight Diehl. “When we remove a drunk
driver from the roads, we all travel safer”.
Funding for this effort was provided through a grant from the Missouri Department of
Transportation’s Highway Safety Division in cooperation with the National Highway Traffic
Safety Administration and the Missouri Safety Center.