HUNTSVILLE POLICE DEPARTMENT
815 Wheeler Ave.
Huntsville, Alabama 35801
|Sgt. Mark Roberts
Public Information Officer
Huntsville Police Release
Results of Drunk Driving, Over the Limit, Under Arrest Initiative
Huntsville, Alabama (September 09, 2009) Uniform Patrol Officers from the three precincts and members of the DUI Task Force participated in the Drunk Driving, Over the Limit, Under Arrest Campaign. The effort began on August 21, 2009 and concluded at the end of the Labor Day Weekend. The Huntsville Police Department’s participation is part of a national law enforcement response to discourage and remove drunk drivers from our streets and highways. The local campaign began with the HANDS ACROSS THE BORDER detail on August 21, 2009. The HPD DUI Task Force participated in several saturation patrols and checkpoints at designated “Hot Spot” locations across the city.
24 DUI Arrests
208 Citations by the DUI Task Force
Saturation Patrol and Checkpoint Results:
Drunk Driving, Over the Limit, Under Arrest Result Totals:
36 Total Arrests – Includes DUI, Warrants, Drug Possession and Weapons Charges