The Independence Police Traffic Safety Unit conducted a sobriety checkpoint and DWI saturation patrol along US 24 at Vassar Drive Friday night into Saturday morning.

The Independence Police Traffic Safety Unit conducted a sobriety checkpoint and DWI saturation patrol along US 24 at Vassar Drive Friday night into Saturday morning.

During the hours of operation, 118 cars were checked at the checkpoint and 27 cars were stopped during the saturation patrol with the following arrests and citations:

DWI (1) from checkpoint, (1) from saturation patrol: 2
Hazardous moving violations: 10
No valid driver’s license: 3  
Other traffic violations: 15
Warrant arrests: 3