Mo. police held to higher standard for DUI
St. Louis County police updated policy after unusual incident
By PoliceOne Staff
CLAYTON, Mo. — St. Louis County Police are holding their officers to a higher standard than the public when it
In a letter, Chief of police Tim Fitch wrote that the officer did not break any policies or laws, but thanked Lamb for bringing the matter to his attention.
"While conscious of the legality of consumption of small amounts of alcoholic beverages and then having the ability to safely operate a vehicle, we have implemented a new policy that conforms to United States Department of Transportation guidelines for those operating commercial vehicles."
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