Emergency personnel help out with screening

Paramedics and firefighters chip in to help their police colleagues

  • Nov. 30, 2012 6:00 p.m.
An opportunity for maximum traffic (Friday rush hour) was chosen for the check stop.

An opportunity for maximum traffic (Friday rush hour) was chosen for the check stop.

Columbia Avenue at 19th Street was the scene of an early festive season drinking and driving check-stop. This one was staged by local first responders: firefighters, paramedics and SAR workers.