The Texarkana Arkansas Police Department conducted a DWI Checkpoint during the night of Friday, August 13, 2010, from the hours of 10:00pm until 2:00 am. This DWI Checkpoint served as an effort to identify violators of the Arkansas Laws that govern driver’s licenses, insurance, occupant protection and impaired driving.
The DWI Checkpoint was conducted in the 2000 block of Arkansas Boulevard. The following is a numerical summary of activities:
* TOTAL NUMBER OF VEHICLES CONTACTED & DETEAINED: 425
* TOTAL NUMBER OF DWI ARRESTS: 5
* TOTAL NUMBER OF ARRESTS: 6
* TOTAL NUMBER OF CITATIONS ISSUED: 3
(ie…seat belt violations, child safety violations, insurance, DL violations, etc)
Thank you and you can visit the Texarkana Arkansas Police Department online at http://www.txkusa.org/arkpolice.
Officer Kristi Mitchell
Public Information Officer
903-798-3187 (office) 903-824-4199 (cell)