MN State Lawmakers Oppose Ignition Interlock GPS Tracking

Lawmakers in the Minnesota state legislature are responding to concerns that the Minnesota Department of Public Safety is looking into adding new GPS technology to ignition interlock devices. According to a report from Minnesota Lawyer, support to stop the Minnesota DPS from implementing the technology is bipartisan. Legislation is being proposed by Rep. Peggy Scott […]

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Minnesota Steps Up Enforcement, Makes 1,351 DWI-related Arrests Over 18 Days

The Minnesota Department of Public Safety has revealed that it made 1,351 DWI-related arrests between August 19th and September 5th, during an end-of-summer extra enforcement initiative. The campaign included 300 different law enforcement agencies across the state – with most of the arrests occurring in the Twin Cities area. However, other top locations around the […]

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MN Lawmakers Propose Expanding Ignition Interlock Requirements

For ignition interlock requirements, Minnesota has updated its laws, according to a report from Marino Eccher of the St. Paul Pioneer Press. The proposed law, backed by MADD, would require all those found guilty of drunk driving to enroll in the state’s ignition interlock program, should they want to regain their driving privileges. It passed the […]

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