Troopers from the Putnamville Post participated in a one week criminal enforcement detail on Interstate 70 from September 3 through September 9, 2017. The event was coordinated by the Ohio State Highway Patrol.
This detail was a collaborative effort between the Colorado State Patrol, Illinois State Police, Indiana State Police, Maryland State Police, Ohio State Highway Patrol, Pennsylvania State Police, and Junction City/Geary County Kansas Criminal Interdiction Team. The focus was on general criminal activity along Interstate 70.
Putnamville troopers compiled the following: Traffic citations 438; Traffic warnings 567; DUI arrests 15; Driving While Suspended Citations 14; Seatbelt citations 22; Motorist assists 72; Felony arrests 9; Misdemeanor arrests 47; Felony warrant arrests 4; Misdemeanor warrant arrests 6.
Troopers seized 32 grams of Marijuana, 20 grams of K2/Spice, assorted prescription pills and two methamphetamine labs.