52-1 District Court Says Ignition Interlock Devices are Effective

A recent press release stated that the use of ignition interlock devices in the DWI/Sobriety Court program at Oakland County’s 52-1 District Court in Novi has reduced the number of repeat drunk driving offenders. As part of an intensive program of supervision and sanctions for convicted drivers, ignition interlocks prevent a vehicle from being driven if the blood alcohol content of the operator exceeds a certain level, which is measured by blowing into the device. The successful results were … [Read more...]