April 20, 2018

 DUI Saturation Patrol ◊

Released by Hali Rowland

 

MANHATTAN, KAN. – On Friday, April 20th and Saturday, April 21st the Riley County Police Department will conduct a DUI and impaired driving saturation patrol.  Officers involved in the saturation patrol will be looking for signs of impaired driving and other traffic violations.  Motorists who show signs of alcohol and/or drug related impairment will be evaluated.  Confirmed impaired drivers will be arrested.               

The purpose of this program is to place additional officers in and around the Manhattan area with the goal of detecting and deterring impaired driving.

The Kansas Department of Transportation’s Impaired Driving Deterrence Program provides the funding for the saturation patrol.