OFFICER: Captain Kapitanski
STATION: ORANGE COUNTY SHERIFF DEPARTMENT
DATE/TIME: September 25, 2018
LOCATION: Orange County
SUMMARY OF INCIDENT:
September 23, 2018 through September 29, 2018 is the 2nd National Rail Safety Week. On September 25, 2018, The Orange County Sheriff’s Office will be participating in a national initiative called “Operation Clear Track”. This program is sponsored by Operation Lifesaver and the Amtrak Police and brings focus to state and local laws pertinent to rail grade crossing and trespassing violations. We will have deputies posted at different crossings in Orange County who will be issuing verbal warnings, Vermont Civil Violation Complaints, and/or criminal citations for violations, when appropriate. The deputies will also have educational handouts to help inform our citizens about railroad specific laws. For more information, please visit https://oli.org/about-us/news/rail-safety-week-2017. Thank you and be safe!