Wednesday, December 19, 2012
Alexandria officer Brandon Smith was honored at the 15th Annual Washington Regional Alcohol Program Awards.
For the second year in a row, Alexandria police officer Brandon Smith was recognized for his efforts against impaired driving at the 15th Annual Washington Regional Alcohol Program, or WRAP, Awards. The awards ceremony was held on Friday at Maggiano’s Little Italy in the Tysons Galleria, according to a city news release. Smith was among 11 law enforcement officers from the Washington region recognized by WRAP for their commitment and exemplary service in the fight against drunken driving. Smith is a three-year veteran of the police department’s patrol operations bureau. During the past year, he removed more than 50 impaired drivers from Alexandria roadways. The annual WRAP Awards ceremony is part of a kick-off campaign for the Holiday …
Friday, December 14, 2012
Washington Regional Alcohol Program initiative offers rides to anyone over 21 in the greater DC area through New Year's Day.
While grandma may have gotten run over by a reindeer and lived to see another day, you might not be as lucky. The Washington Regional Alcohol Program, or WRAP, in partnership with AT&T, is once again offering SoberRide, an initiative that offers free taxi rides with a cost of up to $30 to anyone over 21 in the greater Washington, DC area. The rides are offered nightly from 10 p.m. until 6 a.m. starting Friday through New Year’s Day. AT&T customers can call #WRAP to get a safe, free ride home, while others can dial 800-200-8294 (TAXI). WRAP's SoberRide provides greater DC residents a safe way home on high-risk holidays, including the December/January holiday season, St. Patrick’s Day, Independence Day and Halloween. For the quickest …
Saturday, March 17, 2012
Up to a $30 fare will be offered from the Washington Regional Alcohol Program, call 800-200-8294 starting at 6 p.m. Saturday
Saturday, March 17, 2012
From Washington Regional Alcohol Program: WRAP's 2012 St. Patrick's Day SoberRide program will be offered on Saturday from 6 p.m. to 6 a.m. Sunday. To receive a free cab ride home (up to a $30 fare), please call 800-200-8294 (TAXI). Please refer to the SoberRide information listed below for important details concerning this program. You must be 21 or older to use the SoberRide service. Important note: All requests for SoberRide service must be called to and dispatched from 800-200-8294. Do not call a taxi company directly for SoberRide service as the ride will not be covered under this program. Participating Taxi Companies: Alexandria Yellow Cab (Alexandria) Barwood, Inc. (Montgomery County) Fairfax Yellow Cab (Fairfax County) Loudoun …