New drivers in DuPont are invited to spend an "Evening With A Cop"
on Sept. 15 at Chloe Clark Elementary School, 1700 Palisade Blvd. The
evening starts at 6:30 p.m. and consists of a review o the new driver’s
license law and the rules of the road followed by a discussion of the
minor in consumption/possession of alcohol or drug laws. A mock Driving
Under the Influence or DUI scene will be set up outside the school to
demonstrate the effects of drinking or doing drugs combined with
Officers will also discuss what types of accessories on vehicles, such as lights, wheels, lowering
kits are legal. A short film will be shown and then a general discussion will take place.
All participants under age 18 must have written permission of a
parent to attend. Consent forms are available at the DuPont Police
Station, Refreshments will be provided for all.
To reserve a seat, call 253-964-7060. The event is sponsored by Sgt. Mike Cummings of the DuPont
Police Department and Trooper Chico Torres of the Washington State Patrol.