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CSPD Officer Recognized
Monday, May 06, 2013

Press Release 1304-026

Thursday, May 2, 2013, 5:05 PM [RELEASE AT WILL]

The Colorado Springs Police Department was formally recognized yesterday afternoon by the Colorado Department of Transportation in Denver. 

This recognition was for its participation in the 2012 High Visibility Enforcement periods in which the department had a 7.4% increase in the number of DUI arrests over 2011.  The 809 arrests ranked second among all participating agencies in the State of Colorado for The Heat is On campaign. 

Officer Justin Keown was recognized as the Colorado State “Traffic Champion” for his outstanding contributions in both DUI enforcement and training.