Stanley Police Department Checkpoint Update

6-12-2017
 
The Stanley Police were in the community Monday afternoon on Hovis Road, checking Driver’s Licenses. This checkpoint was deployed due to complaints in the area.
 
The Stanley Police strategically deploy checkpoints as an enforcement tool, based on complaints or historical data generated.
 
How effective is a checkpoint?
The night before, Stanley Police arrested an intoxicated motorist on Highway 27, during a checkpoint. Eric Kyle Lewis of Indian Land, SC was charged with Driving While Impaired and placed under $15,000.00 bond, due to a history of driving while impaired charges.
 
Traffic complaints in your neighborhood can be made by calling 704-263-4778.
 
Stanley police relies on community input, and continually strives to provide a professional service to the community.