DWI CHECKPOINTS SCHEDULED FOR APRIL

DWI CHECKPOINTS SCHEDULED FOR APRIL

The Doña Ana County Sheriff’s Department has two sobriety checkpoints and saturation patrols scheduled for the month of April. These activities are part of an ongoing effort to reduce DWI-related crashes, injuries and deaths.

Checkpoints and patrols will be conducted on April 10 and April 22 in various undisclosed locations throughout Doña Ana County. Checkpoints are usually set up between 6 p.m. and 4 a.m. Deputies will be looking for all types of violations with an emphasis on intoxicated drivers.

New Mexico law allows for the seizure or forfeiture of vehicles driven by people who have been convicted of multiple DWI offenses.
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Reporters seeking more information or interviews may call Doña Ana County Sheriff's Department Public Information Communication Specialist Kelly Jameson at (575) 525-4302.