Lima, OH (WIMA) - The Van Wert Post of the Ohio State Highway Patrol was part of a three day enforcement initiative aimed at removing illegal drugs and criminal activity.
Van Wert Post Troopers conducted 301 traffic stops resulting in 22 criminal charges being filed.
Troopers made 10 arrest for illegal drug possession, 8 arrest for possessing drug paraphernalia, and 2 arrest for illegal weapon violations. Additionally, troopers removed 8 impaired drivers from local roadways.
The enforcement effort was part of the 6 State Trooper Project and was conducted between March 2nd and March 4th.