Hunter Safety Tips from Sheriff Bouchard

Hunter Safety Tips: Hunt Smart-Hunt Safe With deer hunting season rapidly approaching, many sportsmen and women will take advantage of the opportunity to share time with their friends, relax, and enjoy the outdoors. The hunting season offers much in the way of sportsmanship and camaraderie, but it also poses some obvious inherent dangers. Every year we hear of tragic, fatal accidents that occur because simple precautions and care are not being used with firearms. Don't let what should be an … [Read more...]

St. Patrick’s Day Drinking and Driving Warning

Oakland County Sherriff Michael J. Bouchard Warns Against Drinking and Driving on St. Patrick's Day St. Patrick’s Day is a social occasion where alcohol is served generously. All too often, people drive after they have too much to drink. Sheriff Bouchard reminds us that the rate of alcohol-impaired drivers increases around St. Patrick’s Day, and wants the public to know that the Oakland County Sheriff’s Office is increasing their patrols and looking for individuals who may be drinking and … [Read more...]