Two Halloween OVI checkpoints tonight in the Miami Valley – the first is a Dayton OVI checkpoint beginning at 10 p.m. in the 1300 block of Harshman Road. A Middletown OVI checkpoint (Butler County) will take place at Verity Place/St. Rt. 4 near 18th Avenue. Please be aware of the little monsters who will be trolling our neighborhoods tonight looking for candy. Designate a sober driver.
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In light of the arrest made following the University of Dayton’s victory, we offer college students these rules for partying (legally) in Ohio.
Rule #1: Don’t Drink and Drive
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Ohio has some of the most stringent drunk driving laws in the county. A first-time offender faces 180 days in jail and a one thousand seventy-five dollar fine, loss of their driver’s license for up to three years and enhanced penalties upon subsequent convictions. A DUI (called an OVI in Ohio
The horizontal gaze nystagmus test is an eye test approved by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration(hereinafter NHTSA) as a tool to detect clues of impairment in drivers. The HGNtest is one of three psychomotor tests approved as part of the standardized field sobriety testing protocol employed by law enforcement officers throughout the United States and used here in Ohio.
When an officer asks you to follow his pen, he is performing the horizontal gaze nystagmus test. Nystagmus [Read the full post. . .]