Date of Release: December 15, 2016
Paducah police Officer A.J. Parrish was honored Tuesday (December 13, 2016) at the Governor’s Impaired Driving Enforcement Awards ceremony in Lexington.
Parrish was among law enforcement officers from throughout the state who were recognized for their efforts to keep impaired drivers off of Kentucky’s roadways. Parrish arrested 45 people on charges of driving under the influence during the program’s counting period – Oct. 1, 2015, through Sept. 30, 2016.
The Paducah Police Department’s total number of DUI arrests during the counting period was 215.
Parrish, 24, has been with the department since May 2014.