KPD e-Press Release: K.P.D. to Conduct D.U.I. Checkpoint

Kingsport Police Department

Press Release

Incident Information

Type of Incident K.P.D. to Conduct D.U.I. Checkpoint
Date & Time November 9, 2013

11:00PM until 1:00AM

Location of Incident Undisclosed Location Within the City of Kingsport

General Narrative

The K.P.D. Traffic Unit has announced an upcoming D.U.I. Checkpoint.

In the ongoing effort to reduce the problem of driving under the influence and related crashes, the Kingsport Police Department will be conducting a D.U.I. Sobriety Checkpoint on Saturday November 9, 2013 from 11:00 PM until 1:00 AM.

K.P.D. stresses that Tennessee D.U.I. laws apply not just to alcohol, but to any substance that impairs, including illegal drugs, over-the-counter (OTC) medications, as well as prescription drugs, even if they are prescribed by a physician.

For additional information, please contact:

P.I.O. Thomas M. Patton

K.P.D. Community Relations & Crime Prevention Unit

423-229-9433

ThomasMPatton@KingsportTN.gov

Releasing Officer P.I.O. Thomas M. Patton

K.P.D. Community Relations & Crime Prevention Unit

One thought on “KPD e-Press Release: K.P.D. to Conduct D.U.I. Checkpoint

  1. Get em boys!!! (and girls)

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