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NHTSA Impaired Driving Update: March 2018

The March 2018 issue of the NHTSA Impaired Driving Update is available. (Impaired Driving Update is posted with permission from NHTSA.) Download NHTSA Impaired Driving Update: March 2018 >>

NHTSA Impaired Driving Update: March 20182019-03-06T17:22:50-04:00

NHTSA Impaired Driving Update: February 2018

The February 2018 issue of the NHTSA Impaired Driving Update is available. (Impaired Driving Update is posted with permission from NHTSA.) Download NHTSA's Impaired Driving Update: February 2018 >>

NHTSA Impaired Driving Update: February 20182019-03-06T17:22:50-04:00

NHTSA Impaired Driving Update: January 2018

The January 2018 issue of the NHTSA Impaired Driving Update is available. (Impaired Driving Update is posted with permission from NHTSA.) Download NHTSA Impaired Driving Update: January 2018 >>

NHTSA Impaired Driving Update: January 20182019-03-06T17:22:50-04:00

NHTSA Impaired Driving Update: December 2017

The December 2017 issue of the NHTSA Impaired Driving Update is available. (Impaired Driving Update is posted with permission from NHTSA.) Download NHTSA's Impaired Driving Update: December 2017 >>

NHTSA Impaired Driving Update: December 20172019-03-06T17:22:50-04:00

MD TSRP November Blog: To PBT or not to PBT: That is the Question

By David Daggett With apologies to William Shakespeare, this month’s blog will address preliminary breath tests and their impact on police and prosecutors in the prosecution of impaired drivers. The preliminary breath test statute is located in the Maryland Traffic Code at TR § 16-205.2. Like many statutes, the language in the PBT section was [...]

MD TSRP November Blog: To PBT or not to PBT: That is the Question2019-03-06T17:22:51-04:00

NHTSA Impaired Driving Update: November 2017

The November 2017 issue of the NHTSA Impaired Driving Update is available. (Impaired Driving Update is posted with permission from NHTSA.) Download NHTSA's Impaired Driving Update: November 2017 >>

NHTSA Impaired Driving Update: November 20172019-03-06T17:22:51-04:00

NLELP October Webinar: Winter Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over Enforcement Mobilization & Minnesota eWarrants Best Practices

The October LEL webinar featured the latest updates from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) on the winter Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over enforcement mobilization, followed by a best practice presentation featuring Minnesota’s eWarrants system for blood draws and reporting. The eWarrants system has shown a drastic reduction in Minnesota’s refusal rate. Learn [...]

NLELP October Webinar: Winter Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over Enforcement Mobilization & Minnesota eWarrants Best Practices2019-03-06T17:22:51-04:00

NHTSA Impaired Driving Update: October 2017

The October 2017 issue of the NHTSA Impaired Driving Update is available. (Impaired Driving Update is posted with permission from NHTSA.) Download NHTSA Impaired Driving Update: October 2017 >>

NHTSA Impaired Driving Update: October 20172019-03-06T17:22:51-04:00

NHTSA Impaired Driving Update: August 2017

The August 2017 issue of the NHTSA Impaired Driving Update is available. (Impaired Driving Update is posted with permission from NHTSA.) Download NHTSA Impaired Driving Update: August 2017 >>

NHTSA Impaired Driving Update: August 20172019-03-06T17:22:51-04:00

NHTSA Impaired Driving Update: July 2017

The July 2017 issue of the NHTSA Impaired Driving Update is available. (Impaired Driving Update is posted with permission from NHTSA.) Download NHTSA Impaired Driving Update: July 2017 >>

NHTSA Impaired Driving Update: July 20172019-03-06T17:22:52-04:00

NLELP June Webinar: 2017 Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over Campaign

The 2017 Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over (DSOGPO) national enforcement mobilization will run from August 18 to September 4. DSOGPO focuses on law enforcement efforts to stop drunk drivers. The campaign highlights a constant police presence on the lookout for drunk drivers as a way of deterring people from drinking and driving. In this [...]

NLELP June Webinar: 2017 Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over Campaign2019-03-06T17:22:52-04:00

NHTSA Impaired Driving Update: June 2017

The June 2017 issue of the NHTSA Impaired Driving Update is available. (Impaired Driving Update is posted with permission from NHTSA.) Download NHTSA's Impaired Driving Update: June 2017 >>

NHTSA Impaired Driving Update: June 20172019-03-06T17:22:52-04:00

NTLC Between the Lines: Breath Testing for Cannabis

"Breath Testing for Cannabis: An Emerging Tool with Great Potential for Law Enforcement," is the topic of the most recent issue of Between the Lines, the newsletter of the National District Attorneys Association's (NDAA) National Traffic Law Center (NTLC). Download the issue >> Between the Lines archives >>

NTLC Between the Lines: Breath Testing for Cannabis2017-05-15T13:23:00-04:00

NHTSA Impaired Driving Update: April/May 2017

The April/May 2017 issue of the NHTSA Impaired Driving Update is available. (Impaired Driving Update is posted with permission from NHTSA.) Download NHTSA's Impaired Driving Update: April/May 2017 >>

NHTSA Impaired Driving Update: April/May 20172019-03-06T17:22:52-04:00

MD TSRP April Blog: Norman V. State: A Pat Down of Passengers for Weapons, Based Upon the Odor of Marijuana Alone, Is Unlawful

In the immortal words of Ricky Ricardo, “Ai Yi Yi!” On March 27, 2017, the Maryland Court of Appeals handed down an opinion that has wide-scale implications regarding what law enforcement officers may do upon stopping a vehicle and detecting the odor of marijuana (or other drugs for that matter) coming from the vehicle. The [...]

MD TSRP April Blog: Norman V. State: A Pat Down of Passengers for Weapons, Based Upon the Odor of Marijuana Alone, Is Unlawful2019-03-06T17:22:52-04:00

NHTSA Impaired Driving Update: March 2017

The March 2017 issue of the NHTSA Impaired Driving Update is available. (Impaired Driving Update is posted with permission from NHTSA.) Download NHTSA Impaired Driving Update: March 2017 >>

NHTSA Impaired Driving Update: March 20172019-03-06T17:22:52-04:00

MD TSRP February/March Blog: Electronic Search Warrants

I’m not sure if I was suffering from writers block in February, whether there was nothing much of interest to write about, or whether the legislative session was just taking up too much of my time, but whatever the case may have been, I am merging the February and March blogs herein. While still not [...]

MD TSRP February/March Blog: Electronic Search Warrants2019-03-06T17:22:53-04:00

NHTSA Impaired Driving Update: February 2017

The February 2017 issue of the NHTSA Impaired Driving Update is available. (Impaired Driving Update is posted with permission from NHTSA.) Download NHTSA's Impaired Driving Update: February 2017 >>

NHTSA Impaired Driving Update: February 20172019-03-06T17:22:55-04:00

NHTSA Impaired Driving Update: January 2017

The January 2017 issue of the NHTSA Impaired Driving Update is available. (Impaired Driving Update is posted with permission from NHTSA.) Download NHTSA Impaired Driving Update: January 2017 >>

NHTSA Impaired Driving Update: January 20172019-03-06T17:22:55-04:00

National TSRP 2016 “Traffic Tuesdays” Webinars

The national Traffic Safety Resource Prosecutor (TSRP) program hosts a monthly webinar series called "Traffic Tuesdays." The webinar series focuses on issues of impaired driving and traffic safety and are crafted to be relevant to a nationwide audience of prosecutors, law enforcement, and traffic safety professionals. The following is a list of their 2016 webinars, [...]

National TSRP 2016 “Traffic Tuesdays” Webinars2017-01-06T10:19:43-04:00