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Results of saturation patrols over Super Bowl weekend

Results of saturation patrols over Super Bowl weekend

/CPD/Officer Natalie Hall

Story by Officer Natalie Hall

MONTGOMERY COUNTY, Tenn. – The Tennessee Highway Patrol, Clarksville Police Department, and Montgomery County Sheriff’s Office conducted checkpoints and impaired driving saturation patrols January 31, February 1, and February 2, 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 results from the Checkpoints/Saturation Patrols and DUI Blitz Operation are:

15 DUIs
1 Reckless Driving
79 Speeding
6 Disregard Signal or Sign
5 Improper Turns
14 Child Restraint Violations
46 Seatbelt Violations
50 Proof of Insurance Violations
107 Window Tint/Light Law/Equipment Violations
35 Registration Law
15 Revoked/ Suspended Driver License
25 Other Driver License Violations
28 Misc. Moving Violations
15 Misc. Non-Moving Violations
2 Possession of Handgun while Under the Influence
3 Unlawfully Carrying a Deadly Weapon
7 Simple Possession
8 Warrants

461 Total Violations

3 Tavern Checks Conducted