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Police cracking down on impaired driving in Cape Girardeau

CAPE GIRARDEAU, MO (KFVS) - Law Enforcement officers across Missouri have announced that they are cracking down on drunk driving by participating in a statewide DWI enforcement campaign. 

The Cape Girardeau Police Department will be participating in this effort by working with the Southeast Missouri DWI Task Force in an enforcement period from May 1, 2015 to May 12, 2015.

"Unfortunately, not only does drinking impair your ability to operate a vehicle safely, it also impairs your judgment and good sense about whether you can or should drive, " said Blair. 

"If you have any doubt about your sobriety, do not get behind the wheel. If you choose to drive impaired, you will be arrested," said Blair. 

For more information on impaired driving, visit www.saveMOlives.com

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