223 N. Memorial Drive
Independence MO 64050
Traffic Safety Unit
For immediate release: October 20, 2014
The Independence, Missouri Police Traffic Safety Unit conducted a citywide DWI Saturation Patrol and Sobriety Checkpoint along Truman Road just west of Brookside Friday night.
The Saturation Patrol began on Friday 10/17/14 at 10:00 p.m. and ended on Saturday 10/18/14 at 3:00 a.m. The checkpoint was operated from 1:00 a.m. to 2:30 a.m.
During the hours of operation, (38) cars were stopped during the Saturation Patrol and (68) cars were checked at the Sobriety Checkpoint resulting in the following arrests and citations: