Clarksville Police Department releases DUI Checkpoint/Saturation Patrols results from June 29th

Clarksville Police Department and the Tennessee Highway Patrol conduct a DUI Checkpoint/Saturation patrol.
Clarksville Police Department and the Tennessee Highway Patrol conduct a DUI Checkpoint/Saturation patrol.

Clarksville Police Department

Clarksville Police Department - CPDClarksville, TN – On June 29th, 2019 between the hours of 8:00pm and 4:00am, the Tennessee Highway Patrol and Clarksville Police Department conducted a DUI Checkpoint/saturation patrol on Kraft Street.

Officers were looking for impaired drivers and took enforcement action on any other observed violation.

269 vehicles went through the checkpoint and 191 charges (72 of those were warnings) were issued.

Clarksville Police Department and the Tennessee Highway Patrol conduct a DUI Checkpoint/Saturation patrol.
Clarksville Police Department and the Tennessee Highway Patrol conduct a DUI Checkpoint/Saturation patrol.

 

The results were:

Offensive # of Charges
DUI 5
Revoked/Suspended License 7
Speeding 34
Improper Turns 8
Proof of Insurance 22
Failure to Obey Traffic Signal 14
Simple Possession 4
Seat Belt Violation 1
Child Restraint 2
Equipment Law Violations 27
Unlawful Drug Paraphernalia 5
Failure to Use Reasonable Care 4
Failure to Yield 1
Registration 11
Other Charges 7
Total 191