Thursday, 27 December 2018 16:05

Forsyth Sheriff awarded $207K to combat aggressive driving

Sheriff Ron H. Freeman’s office has been awarded a $207,000 grant from the H.E.A.T. (Highway Enforcement of Aggressive Traffic) program.

The Forsyth County Sheriff’s Office announced its unit responsible for going after aggressive drivers is funded for another year.   The funding is thanks to a grant from the Georgia Governor’s Office of Highway Safety.

According to a Sheriff’s Office,the program “allows us to participate in a multi-jurisdictional task force specifically designed to combat aggressive and impaired drivers across Georgia.”  The program also provides the education and materials to assist in reducing the number of crashes, fatalities and injuries on our highways.