VIDEO CAMERA PROGRAM

VIDEO CAMERA PROGRAM

PLEASE DO NOT DRINK AND DRIVE.

CHECK OUT WHAT YOUR BLOOD ALCOHOL WOULD BE BY CLICKING ON THE LINK BELOW!

Click here to check your BAC
(CLICK HERE FOR BAC CALCULATOR)

IN OCTOBER OF 1992 THE WOOD COUNTY SHERIFF DEPARTMENT SAW THE NEED TO ENHANCE OUR OWI CONVICTION RATE AND REDUCE THE TIME OUR OFFICERS SPEND TIME IN COURT. IT WAS OBVIOUS THE USE OF THE IN-SQUAD VIDEO CAMERA HAS CREATED A LARGE IMPACT UPON OWI CONVICTIONS.

IN 1993 THE WOOD COUNTY SHERIFF'S DEPARTMENT APPLIED FOR A GRANT FROM THE STATE OF WISCONSIN TO ASSIST US IN PURCHASING MORE IN-SQUAD VIDEO CAMERAS.

TODAY OUR DEPUTIES HAVE CAMERA EQUIPPED SQUAD CARS.

OFFICERS LOOK FOR SPECIFIC THINGS WHEN GAINING PROBABLE CAUSE TO STOP INTOXICATED DRIVERS. CHECK OUT THIS LINK ON WHAT WE ARE LOOKING FOR PRIOR TO THE STOP. (CLICK ON THE ICON BELOW.)

Click here for Probable cause page

PLEASE CHECK OUT THE MOTHERS AGAINST DRUNK DRIVERS NATIONAL SITE.

Click here to go to MADD page

 

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