OVI checkpoint

The Wapakoneta Post of the Ohio State Highway Patrol has announced two OVI checkpoints in Auglaize County Friday Night. (June 7th) 

The first will be on County Road 33A from 10 p.m. to 12 a.m. 

The second on State Route 66 from 7 p.m. and 9 p.m.  Minster and New Bremen Police Departments will be assisting with that check point 

The Findlay Post of the Ohio State Highway Patrol will be having an OVI checkpoint on Main Street in Findlay from 8 p.m. to 12 a.m.  The Findlay Police Department, University of Findlay Police Department and the Hancock County Sheriff's Office will be assisting with the checkpoint. 

The The OVI checkpoints, funded by federal grant funds, is planned to deter and intercept impaired drivers.  The checkpoint will also be held in conjunction with nearby saturation patrols to aggressively combat impaired driver-related injury and fatal crashes.  If you plan to consume alcohol, designate a driver or make other travel arrangements before you drink.