Pee Dee agencies to hold checkpoints in September

FLORENCE, SC (WMBF) - Throughout the month of September, traffic safety checkpoints will be held in Florence and Marion Counties.

The news release below was issued by the Florence County Sheriff's Office:

The Twelfth Circuit Law Enforcement Network (LEN) will conduct Traffic Safety Checkpoints at various locations in Florence and Marion Counties during the month of September, 2014. The focus of the operations is the prevention of motor vehicle accidents and the detection and enforcement of motor vehicle violations, including driving under the influence (DUI).

The Twelfth Circuit LEN consists of all of the law enforcement agencies in Florence and Marion Counties, state agencies including State Constables and is sponsored through the South Carolina Department of Public Safety. For the fourth year in a row, the Florence County Sheriff's Office is the host agency for LEN operations.

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