Safe Ride Home http://wxpr.org en Funding for Rhinelander PD Overtime To Fight Drunk Driving http://wxpr.org/post/funding-rhinelander-pd-overtime-fight-drunk-driving <p>The state noticed something about Rhinelander's drunk driving arrests and decided to fund stepped up enforcement.</p><p>Police Chief Michael Steffes says the DOT has given the city more than $17,000 to up patrols through next September....</p><p><i><u> </u></i></p><blockquote><p><i><u>"...the DOT actually contacted us...they had collected statistics about accidents and traffic stop data and selected us for our population size compared to the number of vehicles(they) assumed were operating under the influence. So they gave us the grant based on that selection criteria..."</u></i></p> Tue, 26 Nov 2013 21:42:54 +0000 Ken Krall 11203 at http://wxpr.org Funding for Rhinelander PD Overtime To Fight Drunk Driving