Date: February 04, 2004 "For Immediate Release"
To: News Media
From: Sheriff Lawrence W. Crow, Jr.
Media Contact: Michal Shanley, 863 534-6631 or 819-0397 pager
Driver's License/Vehicle Checkpoints

Polk County Sheriff's Office deputies will be conducting traffic safety and driver's license/vehicle checkpoints during the evening hours of Feb. 28, 2004, from 8 p.m. to 4 a.m. on Feb. 29, in the Northeast portion of the county.

Deputies will be checking vehicles for proper equipment and drivers for possible license infractions and/or impairment. 

Checkpoints will be located at the following locations:

  • Davenport area: Highway 27 and Polo Park Blvd.
  • Haines City area: 17-92 and Smith Road
  • Winter Haven area: 42nd Street and Ave. Q
  • Auburndale area: Recker Highway and  Commercial Blvd.
Distribution: Undersheriff, Division Commanders, Communications, News Media

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