Deputies to conduct a safety checkpoint in Dorchester County

Dorchester County News

DORCHESTER COUNTY, S.C. (WCBD) – The Dorchester County Sheriff’s Office Traffic Unit and Target Zero will be conducting a safety checkpoint on Parlor Drive in Ladson, on April 17  at approximately 12 p.m.  

The news release stated that the Dorchester County Sheriff’s Office is conducting these checkpoints in response to collisions, citizen traffic complaints, and previous enforcement. 

Sgt. Rick Carson said that the driver will be checked for a valid driver’s license, possible impairment, seatbelt use, proper child restraints and any other violations that may be visible to the deputy. 

Motorists are asked to use caution when traveling in these areas and to be alert for the presence of law enforcement officers.

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