Federal funding to help reduce alcohol-related crashes


Police agencies will use more than $150,000 in grant money to help reduce alcohol-related accidents and fatalities in Mahoning County.

Canfield Police Chief Chuck Colucci said the county received a federal grant for $152,936 through the Ohio Department of Public Safety’s Office of Criminal Justice Services. The grant, previously given to only 10 counties, was awarded for fiscal year 2012 to the 14 Ohio counties with the highest rate of alcohol-related accidents.

Read the full story in Monday’s Vindicator.

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