Release Date:  04/29/13

Incident Type: DWI Sobriety Check Point And Saturation Patrols Scheduled for May 2013

Contact Person: Sgt. Robert Denney, 575-763-9444

On May 4th, 5th, 15th, and 25th Officers of the Clovis Police Department will be conducting a DWI Saturation Patrols within the City of Clovis. There will also be DWI Check Points on May 10th, 18th, and 27th within the City of Clovis. Officers will be specifically targeting drunk and drug impaired drivers. We ask that people please remember that it is also illegal to drive under the influence prescription drugs that may impair their ability to safely operate a motor vehicle. The ODWI Grant makes this possible from Safer New Mexico Now.

The Clovis Police Department would like to remind you that Law Enforcement Officers throughout New Mexico will be out in force to make sure that drunk drivers don’t cause tragedy on the roads this year. Remember, Sobriety Checkpoints are everywhere and if You Drink, You Drive, You Lose!

The Clovis Police Department will also be participating in the National Click it or Ticket operations starting May 20th through June 2nd.