Sheriff’s Office receives DUI grant money

Contributed File Photo/Courtesy DPS: The driver of this car collided with a semi-truck on U.S. Highway 191 North after crossing into oncoming traffic. He was later found guilty of possession of a dangerous drug and drug paraphernalia, and DUI-drug.

Contributed Article/Courtesy GCSO

SAFFORD – The Governor’s Office of Highway Safety has awarded the Graham County Sheriff’s Office grants for the FFY 2021.

These funds will be used to pay overtime expenses for special projects as it relates to DUI enforcement and other Southeast DUI Task Force events in the amount of $12,899, as well as Traffic Special Enforcement in the amount of $7,000. 

The Governor’s Office of Highway Safety makes funds available to assist law enforcement throughout the state of Arizona in an effort to make the roadways safer.  The Sheriff’s Office would like to thank the Governor’s Office of Highway Safety for providing these funds.