Operation CARE runs from Saturday through March 20 and is part of a nationwide effort to increase safety on the roads.
Kentucky troopers and officers will be emphasizing all traffic enforcement violations including:
- Failure to wear a seat belt
- Impaired and/or distracted driving
- Commercial vehicle enforcement
Police are also emphasizing buzzed driving is drunk driving. Since St. Patrick’s Day festivities, including the festival, happening on March 19, officers are encouraging everyone out having a good time to plan on having a sober driver.