Boone Co. Sheriff's Dept. Conduct Sobriety Checkpoint
BOONE COUNTY- The Boone County Sheriff's Department assisted by the Hallsville Police Department and a member of the Columbia Police Department DWI Enforcement Unit conducted a sobriety checkpoint in the 1300 block of Prathersville Road on Wednesday.
During the sobriety checkpoint and DWI enforcement saturation, the following actions were taken:
- 1 felony arrest for driving while intoxicated - alcohol
- 1 felony arrest for driving while intoxicated - drugs
- 3 misdemeanor arrests for driving while intoxicated - alcohol
- 1 felony arrest for driving with a revoked driver's license
- 6 misdemeanor arrests for driving with a suspended or revoked driver's license
- 1 felony arrest for possession of a controlled substance
- 1 misdemeanor arrest for possession of drug paraphernalia
- 1 misdemeanor arrest for minor in possession of intoxicants
- 1 misdemeanor arrest for no valid driver's license
- 1 misdemeanor arrest for careless and imprudent driving
Approximately 67 vehicles were checked at the sobriety checkpoint and a total of 13 traffic stops were conducted during both of the enforcement operations.