Hancock County Sheriff's Office awarded $35K in grants

Hancock County Sheriff's Office awarded $35K in grants

HANCOCK COUNTY, OH (WTOL) - The Hancock County Sheriff's Office will soon be receiving over $35,000 in traffic safety grants.

The grants will be given by the Ohio Traffic Safety Office (OTSO), by 2017.

The money will help with the needs of safety partners across the state and will focus on different aspects of traffic safety such as, restraint use, impaired and distracted driving, motorcycle safety, and young drivers.

These funds will hope to reduce fatal crashes and improve traffic safety procedures.

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