Grant provides updated equipment
Alcohol breath testers have been awarded to the Sidney Police Department (SPD) through a traffic safety grant award.
SPD has received three hand held alcohol breath testing units, valued at $285 each, provided by the Nebraska Department of Roads (NDOR), Highway Safety Office. The safety grant award is part of the state's ongoing effort to prevent underage drinking and alcohol-related traffic crashes, injuries and fatalities.
According to NDOR Highway Safety Office Administrator Fred Zwonechek, "The Sidney Police Department was awarded the new instruments to assist their personnel in ident...