The “Courage to Serve” Exhibit

The “Courage to Serve” Exhibit The “Courage to Serve” exhibit was produced by Dr. Denis Foley in cooperation with the Lewis Henry Morgan Institute at the State University of New York Institute of Technology (SUNYIT) in Utica, NY and the Albany County STOP-DWI Program. The exhibit, through words and images, portrays different members of law […]

Statewide Crackdown

Statewide Crackdown New York State STOP-DWI Coordinators to Participate in Statewide STOP-DWI Super Bowl Weekend Crackdown Enforcement Effort – February 1 – 4, 2013.    The New York State STOP-DWI Association is pleased to announce their cooperative efforts to participate in a special enforcement effort to crackdown on impaired driving. The statewide STOP-DWI Crackdown efforts start on February […]

Ontario County District Attorney’s Office

Ontario County District Attorney’s Office In his 24 years with the Ontario County District Attorney’s Office, District Attorney R. Michael Tantillo said he has seen the community’s attitude toward driving while intoxicated improve significantly. He attributes the change, in part, to his office’s reputation of being tough in prosecuting DWI cases. “We’ve seen tremendous change,” […]

Senator Fuschillo: Legislation to Strengthen Leandra’s Law Approved by Sendate Transportation Committee

Senator Fuschillo: Legislation to Strengthen Leandra’s Law Approved by Sendate Transportation Committee Senator Charles J. Fuschillo, Jr. (R-Merrick) announced that legislation he sponsors to strengthen Leandra’s Law has been approved by the Senate’s Transportation Committee.  The legislation would close an unintended legal loophole which is allowing convicted drunk drivers to escape the mandatory ignition interlock […]

Happy New Year – Crackdown on Drunk Drivers

Happy New Year – Crackdown on Drunk Drivers According to the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety, January 1 is among the top five deadliest days on America’s roadways. During the holiday season, local law enforcement agencies statewide will be out in force, utilizing sobriety checkpoints and saturation patrols, to deter drunk driving. Motorists are reminded […]

Oswego County STOP-DWI Coordinator Retires

Oswego County STOP-DWI Coordinator Retires Paul R. Stoner (Rick) an 18 year veteran of the Oswego County STOP-DWI Program is slated to retire at the close of business on December 30, 2011. Rick was involved in many successful programs in the effort to ensure safety of the folks traveling the roads in Oswego County. One […]

Washington County STOP-DWI Coordinator Retires

Washington County STOP-DWI Coordinator Retires Washington County STOP-DWI Coordinator, Undersheriff Matthew Mabb will retire with the close of 2011. Undersheriff Mabb has been in law enforcement for 32 years and STOP-DWI Coordinator for 16 years. Congratulations Undersheriff Mabb and good luck in your retirement!

Statewide STOP-DWI crackdown weekends for 2012

Statewide STOP-DWI crackdown weekends for 2012 The statewide STOP-DWI Crackdown campaign is a joint effort on the part of the New York State Governor’s Traffic Safety Committee, the New York State Police, New York State Sheriff’s Association, the New York State Chiefs of Police Association, and the New York State STOP-DWI Association. While STOP-DWI efforts […]

Leandra’s Legacy, a forensic style exhibition

Leandra’s Legacy, a forensic style exhibition Well of the Legislature Office Building, Empire State Plaza, Albany, NY (January 24th, 2012) – – – The Lewis Henry Morgan Institute, SUNY-IT, Utica, presents, Leandra’s Legacy, a forensic-style exhibition portraying children who were put in danger by an adult’s choice to drink and drive and the law that […]

Courage to Serve Exhibit

Courage to Serve Exhibit A new exhibit at the Greater Rochester International Airport shares the stories of police officers and state troopers who have been killed or injured on area highways. The exhibit, called Courage to Serve, depicts the officers who died while on the job – some struck and killed by drunk drivers and […]