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Study shows 24/7 Sobriety Program in SD works

December 10, 2012 in The Daily Republic

The program was started in 2005, giving people convicted of alcohol-related crimes a chance to stay out of jail as long as they stay sober. They’re monitored twice-daily for alcohol use.
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Ignition locks being added to 24/7 sobriety program

June 20, 2012 in The Daily Republic

PIERRE (AP) Ignition locking devices are being added to a statewide program aimed at keeping convicted drunken drivers in South Dakota away from alcohol. Continue Reading

Brookings jail getting ‘drive-up’ window for 24/7 participants

April 16, 2012 in The Daily Republic

Participants must now pass through three secured doors when arriving and leaving the testing area. Continue Reading

Officials: sobriety program a success

January 29, 2011 in The Dickinson Press

24/7 sobriety program stats
564 tests since August
558 passed test
6 failed tests
2 people failed twice
14 participants since August
12 people on the program
as of Friday
Statistics provided by
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