Glasgow PD warns of upcoming traffic safety checkpoints

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GLASGOW, Ky. – The Glasgow Police Department will be having traffic safety checkpoints within the city limits of Glasgow.

From Friday, Dec. 23 to Monday, Jan. 2, safety checkpoints will be present at Columbia Avenue, West Main Street, North Jackson Highway and Happy Valley Road. They may be added to further locations as well.

During safety checkpoints, Glasgow police say officers will be enforcing laws related to operating a motor vehicle while under the influence of alcohol, licensing of motor vehicles and operators, registration and insurance violations, seat belt and child restraint violations and motor vehicle equipment violations.

Th Glasgow Police Department says these checkpoints are used to promote safety for the public, as well as allowing police to have further visibility and interaction with the community.