PUBLIC SERVICE ANNOUNCEMENTS
"Slow Down Move Over" Law as of July 1, 2010:
Code of Virginia - Section 46.2-921.1
VIRGINIA STATE POLICE JOINS INTERNATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF CHIEFS OF POLICE, US DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION & STATE POLICE AND HIGHWAY PATROL AGENCIES NATIONWIDE TO COMMENCE DRIVE TO SAVE LIVES CAMPAIGN
News Release 8 For Immediate Release: March 20, 2014
RICHMOND – Today Virginia State Police Superintendent, Colonel W. Steven Flaherty, joined state police and highway patrol leaders from 40 other states along with the International Association of Chiefs of Police (IACP) and the U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) to announce the Drive to Save Lives Campaign at a press conference in New Orleans, LA.
WEAR GREEN ST. PATRICK’S DAY BUT AVOID THE HANDCUFFS
News Release 6 For Immediate Release: March 14, 2014
RICHMOND – Everyone wants to be Irish on St. Patrick’s Day, but not everyone designates a sober driver. Whether you are celebrating the green, white, and orange March 17th or this weekend, be smart and safe about it. If you drive – only drive sober.
VIRGINIA STATE POLICE URGE SAFETY WITH IMPENDING WINTER WEATHER
News Release 6 For Immediate Release: February 11, 2014
RICHMOND – As the Virginia State Police prepares for the impending snow storm, Virginians are encouraged to get ready and plan ahead, too. Forecasts are currently calling for regions of the Commonwealth to get anywhere from four inches to a foot of snow between Wednesday (Feb. 12, 2014) and Thursday (Feb. 13, 2014).