Six arrested for DWI during Sobriety Checkpoint and Saturation Patrol
The Independence Police Traffic Safety Unit conducted a sobriety checkpoint along US-24 Highway at Allen Road along with a DWI saturation patrol in that same area.
The saturation patrol began on Friday 7/18/14 at 10:00 P.M. and ended on Saturday 7/19/14 at 1:00 A.M. The checkpoint was operated from 1:00 AM to 2:30 AM.
During the hours of operation, 82 cars were checked at the checkpoint and 20 cars were stopped during the saturation patrol with the following arrests and citations:
· 6- DWI Arrests
· 4- Hazardous Moving Violations
· 4- No Valid Driver License
· 9- Other Traffic Violations
· 4- Warrant Arrests
· 3- Other Arrest