OCTOBER, 2016 DUI CHECKPOINTS FOR MIDDLE TENNESSEE

OCTOBER 2016 DUI AND TRAFFIC ENFORCEMENT CHECKPOINTS The Tennessee Highway Patrol will implement several checkpoints in Middle Tennessee during October, 2016. These included not only sobriety checkpoints (DUI roadblocks) but also driver’s license and seat belt checkpoints. 10/02/2016: Wilson Cty: Sparts Pike @ Lindsley Road: Driver’s License Check. 10/07/2016: Montgomery Cty: Highway 48/ South of Hawkins Road:

Three new DUI laws in Tennessee in 2016

Before you indulge in the bottle of wine you just bought at the grocery store, know that a series of new drunk driving laws just took effect. Those laws strengthen penalties for repeat offenders, require background checks to detect prior DUI arrests and mean more drunk drivers will have special ignition devices installed on their

TENNESSEE JULY 2016 DUI AND TRAFFIC ENFORCEMENT CHECKPOINTS

JULY 2016 DUI AND TRAFFIC ENFORCEMENT CHECKPOINTS The Tennessee Highway Patrol will implement several checkpoints in Middle Tennessee during July, 2016. These included not only sobriety checkpoints (DUI roadblocks) but also driver’s license and seat belt checkpoints. NASHVILLE DIST 3 TYPE 7/1/2016 Rutherford S. Rutherford West of 41 Sobriety 7/1/2016 Williamson 5159 US Hwy 31 Sobriety

WCSO Announces DUI Checkpoints for June, 2016

The Williamson County Sheriff’s Office will be conducting DUI checkpoints for June, 2016 on the following dates: Goose Creek Bypass connects Peytonsville Road in south Franklin with U.S. 31 in Thompson’s Station. Highway 431 is also known as Lewisburg Pike and runs from Franklin to Bethesda and Flat Creek. U.S. Highway 31 South connects Franklin

Tennessee: Constitutional Carry Bills to Be Heard this Week

On Tuesday, March 8, 2016, the Senate Judiciary Committee is scheduled to hear Senate Bill 1483, sponsored by state Senate Senator Mark Green (R-22). On Wednesday, March 9, 2016, the House Civil Justice Subcommittee is scheduled to hear SB 1483’s companion bill, House Bill 1748, sponsored by state Representative Judd Matheny (R-47). SB 1483 /HB

Highlights of New Laws Enacted on January 1, 2016 in Tennessee

  HIGHLIGHTS OF NEW TENNESSEE LAWS ENACTED ON JANUARY 1, 2016 Animal Abuser Registration Act – The Legislature voted to create an animal abuser register.  This law establishes a publicly accessible list on the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation website of any person convicted of an animal abuse offense on or after January 1, 2016 and requires

WCSO Announces DUI Checkpoints for December, 2015

The Williamson County Sheriff’s Office will be conducting DUI checkpoints for December, 2015 on the following dates: Thursday, December 17, 2015   from 8:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.  Goose Creek Bypass Wednesday, December 23, 2015  from 8:00 p.m. t0 10:00 p.m.  U.S. Highway 431  Saturday, December 26, 2015   from 11:00 p.m. to 1:00 a.m.  U.S. Highway 31

NOVEMBER 2015 DUI AND TRAFFIC ENFORCEMENT

NOVEMBER 2015 DUI AND TRAFFIC ENFORCEMENT CHECKPOINTS The Tennessee Highway Patrol will implement several checkpoints in Middle Tennessee during November, 2015. These included not only sobriety checkpoints (DUI roadblocks) but also driver’s license and seat belt checkpoints. 11/6/2015: Robertson Cty: Hwy 41N @ Red River Bridge: Drivers License Check. 11/6/2015: Stewart Cty: Hwy 120 in