Police Department

Sobriety Checkpoint Results

Independence Police
223 N. Memorial Drive
Independence MO 64050
Traffic Safety Unit
Sgt. John Passiglia
816.325.7292 office

News Release

For immediate release: April 21, 2014

Two Arrested for DWI during Sobriety Checkpoint and Saturation Patrol

The Independence Police Traffic Safety Unit conducted a sobriety checkpoint along Noland Road at 32nd Street while also conducting a DWI saturation patrol in that area.

The saturation patrol began on Friday 4/18/14 at 10:00 PM and ended on Saturday 4/19/14 at 3:00 AM. The checkpoint was operated from 1:00 AM to 2:30 AM.

During the hours of operation, (104) cars were checked at the checkpoint and (22) cars were stopped during the saturation patrol with the following arrests and citations:

2 DWI Arrests

15 Hazardous Moving Violations

5 No Valid Driver License

15 Other Traffic Violations