KSP encourages designated drivers for St. Patrick’s Day

by WKYT (FRANKFORT, Ky.) – As St. Patrick’s Day approaches, the Kentucky State Police is reminding drivers not to get behind the wheel if they’ve been drinking. The agency recently partnered with the HERO Campaign for Designated Drivers®, a multi-state program that promotes the use of sober drivers during celebrations such as St. Patrick’s Day.  … Read more

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Happy to be Stuck to You: New HERO Stickers for Kentucky Law Enforcement

Louisville Metro Police Dept. (LMPD) Chief Steve Conrad (left) and Kentucky State Police (KSP) Commissioner Rodney Brewer (right) display a new HERO bumper sticker that represents a partnership between the agencies designed to save lives by promoting the use of designated drivers. The sticker will appear on 900 LMPD vehicles and 1,600 KSP vehicles. The  … Read more

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Monmouth U. Names Daniel Mangraviti Hero of the Year

By Monmouth University West Long Branch, NJ – Monmouth University senior Daniel Mangraviti of Holmdel, NJ, was named Designated Driver HERO of the Year at a ceremony held at Monmouth University on February 5. Daniel will be featured on HERO Campaign billboards located on the New Jersey Turnpike. In addition, he received a $300 Monmouth  … Read more

Wanted in Medway: Designated Heroes

By Jessica Trufant/Daily News staff Milford Daily News MEDWAY — Norfolk County District Attorney Michael Morrissey visited Medway earlier this week, but it wasn’t due to a homicide or other serious crime. Instead, the purpose of Morrissey’s trip was to prevent tragedies from happening by promoting the Hero Campaign for Designated Drivers – a program  … Read more

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Be the MVP of Safe and Responsible Driving on Super Bowl Sunday

Contact: Tpr. Michael Webb Ph: (502) 782-1780 or (502) 226-0660 (FRANKFORT, Ky.) – As one of America’s most anticipated and celebrated sporting events, the Super Bowl brings together families, friends and fans each year to enjoy the excitement of the big game. In many instances, fans will gather to watch the game at sports bars,  … Read more

HERO Information Booth in Kentucky

The Kentucky Office of Highway Safety and Kentucky State Police hosted a HERO information booth at the University of Louisville game on Saturday. Those who signed the designated driver pledge were entered to win tickets to the UofL vs. Syracuse game. The winner, Barry Wayne Cox, Jr., was drawn at halftime. Learn about the HERO  … Read more

Kentucky is a ‘HERO’ State

By all accounts, John Elliott was no ordinary kid. He was senior class president and graduated fourth in his class at Egg Harbor Township High School. He played offensive tackle on the football team and also lettered in tennis. He was the kind of student that teachers and parents knew was going to make a  … Read more