Police Department

Sobriety Checkpoint Results

Independence Police

223 N. Memorial Drive

Independence MO 64050

Traffic Safety Unit

Sgt. Jason Petersen

816.325.7292 office

 

News Release

 

For immediate release:  March 22, 2015

 

 3 Arrested for DWI during Saturation Patrol and Sobriety Checkpoint

 

The Independence, Missouri Police Traffic Safety Unit conducted a citywide DWI Saturation Patrol and Sobriety Checkpoint along Jackson Drive south of 39th Street Friday night.

 

The Saturation Patrol began on Friday 03/20/2015 at 10:00 p.m. and ended on Saturday 10/21/2015 at 3:00 a.m. The checkpoint was operated from 11:45 p.m. to 1:30 a.m.

 

 During the hours of operation, (16) cars were stopped during the Saturation Patrol and (71) cars were checked at the Sobriety Checkpoint resulting in the following arrests and citations:

  •  (3) DWI Arrests
  • (1) Drug Arrest
  • (32) Miscellaneous violations including Hazardous Moving Violations, other violations and warrants

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