Traffic Enforcement

Pedestrian Injured in Single-Vehicle Parking Lot Crash

Covington, LA – On Tuesday, December 19, 2023, shortly after 6:30 p.m., Officers with the Covington Police Department began investigating a serious injury crash involving a pedestrian that occurred within a parking lot at St. Tammany Parish Hospital. Officers determined from the initial investigation that a 2019 Ford 14-passenger shuttle van was making a left …

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’Tis the Season to Drive Sober: Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over

It’s hard to have a happy holiday when you’re arrested for drunk driving. Keep the season merry and bright by following the law and refusing to drink and drive. During this busy winter holiday season, the U.S. Department of Transportation’s National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) is teaming up with the Covington Police Department (CPD) to …

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CPD, NHTSA Team Up For “Click It or Ticket” Seatbelt Enforcement Campaign During Thanksgiving Holidays

  This Thanksgiving holiday, the Covington Police Department (CPD) is teaming up with the U.S. Department of Transportation’s National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) on a high-visibility Click It or Ticket seat belt awareness campaign. From November 18 to November 25, the law enforcement community will be working together to reduce the number of fatalities …

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