Clarksville, TN – The Tennessee Highway Patrol, Clarksville Police Department, and Montgomery County Sheriff’s Office conducted checkpoints and impaired driving saturation patrols January 31st, February 1st, and February 2nd, 2014, partially funded by the Governor’s Highway Safety Office.
Also, the Tennessee Alcoholic Beverage Commission was involved in the DUI Blitz Operation in Montgomery County.The locations of the checkpoints were U.S. 79 and Kraft Street. Saturation Patrols will be on U.S. 41-A and U.S. 79 and Tennessee State Routes 374, 12, 13, 48, 76 and 236.
Three Tavern checks were conducted.
The results from the Checkpoints/Saturation Patrols and DUI Blitz Operation
|Offensive||# of Charges|
|Disregard Signal or Sign||6|
|Child Restraint Violations||5|
|Window Tint/Light Law/Equipment Violations||107|
|Revoked/Suspended Driver License||15|
|Other Driver License Violations||25|
|Misc. Moving Violations||28|
|Misc. Non-Moving Violations||15|
|Possession of Handgun while Under the Influence||2|
|Unlawfully Carrying a Deadly Weapon||3|