Press Release - 10-26-2018

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
Friday, October 26, 2018

Contact:
Lisa Koumjian            
Lisa.Koumjian@dmv.ny.gov

 
Darren Boysen
Darren.Boysen@dmv.ny.gov

 

MEDIA ADVISORY: GTSC, DMV, NYSP ANNOUNCE LATEST CLASS OF NEW YORK’S DRUG RECOGNITION EXPERTS

Albany, NY - TheGovernor’s Traffic Safety Committee (GTSC), the New York State Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV) and New York State Police (NYSP) host a graduation ceremony for law enforcement officers who have completed extensive training and are now nationally-certified Drug Recognition Experts (DREs). The addition of more DREs to New York’s roadways is significant because data shows an alarming increase in fatal and personal-injury crashes involving drug-impaired drivers. 

 

WHEN:

Friday, October 26, 2018
11:00 a.m.

 

WHERE:

New York State Police Academy
1220 Washington Avenue
Albany, NY 12226

           

WHO:

Governor’s Traffic Safety Committee
New York State Department of Motor Vehicles
New York State Police

 

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