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Clarksville Police Department Saturation Patrols in conjunction with Patrol made 20 DUI Arrests

 

Clarksville Police DepartmentClarksville, TN – The Clarksville Police Department conducted saturation patrols which was partially funded by the Governor’s Highway Safety Office.

The saturation patrol special in conjunction with routine patrol operations took 20 DUI offenders off the streets between April 20th-23rd.

Clarksville DUI Special Patrol Car rear ended on Fort Campbell Boulevard by a drunk driver in a Chevrolet Impala. (Photo by CPD-Jim Knoll)

Clarksville DUI Special Patrol Car rear ended on Fort Campbell Boulevard by a drunk driver in a Chevrolet Impala. (Photo by CPD-Jim Knoll)

Some of the characteristics of the arrests were

  1. Majority of the arrests occurred: Between Midnight and 5:00am
  2. Locations of arrests varied:
    • (6) Fort Campbell Boulevard
    • (2) 101st Airborne Parkway
    • (2) College Street
    • (2) Memorial Drive
    • (2) Martin Luther King Boulevard
    • (6) Other locations.
  3. Reasons Vehicles Stopped
    • ( 4) Accidents
    • ( 5) Citizen complaints
    • (11) Traffic Violations
  4. Age Range: 22-68 years old
    • (11) 21-29 years old
    • ( 4) 30-39 years old
    • ( 5) 40-68 years old
  5. Gender
    • (17) Male
    • (3) Female
  6. BAC Levels:
    • .065-.267
    • Several had blood draws and results are pending
    • (7) Refused testing
  7. Offenders with Previous DUI charges: (3) 3rd, 4th, and 5th Offense.

The Statistics from the Saturation Patrols

April 20th and 21st, 2012

Offensive # of Charges
DUI 6
Revoked/Suspended License 4
Insurance 11
Following Too Closely 1
Improper Turns 2
Equipment/Light Law 6
Other Driver License Violations 2
Speeding 16
Registration 4
Traffic Signals 8
Failure to Use Reasonable Care 1
Failure to Yield 1
Move Over Law 1
Other Violations (Open Container (1)) 1
Total 64

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