MNPD, in coordination with the Williamson County Sheriff’s Workplace and Tennessee Freeway Patrol, will concurrently be staffing two sobriety checkpoints late Friday night time as a part of a joint effort to boost visitors security.
In Davidson County, Metro Visitors Unit officers, together with extra-duty officers working via a grant from the Tennessee Freeway Security Workplace, will workers a checkpoint on Franklin Street within the neighborhood of Outdated Hickory Boulevard.
The Williamson County Sheriff’s Workplace Visitors Unit will probably be conducting a sobriety checkpoint on Franklin Street close to Wilson Pike Circle. They are going to be assisted by the Brentwood Police Division and the Tennessee Freeway Patrol.
In 2021, 38% of the deadly crashes in Nashville concerned alcohol and/or drug impairment. Total, there have been roughly 1,200 crashes in Davidson County involving alcohol and/or drug impairment in 2021. In Williamson County, 21.9% of deadly and severe harm crashes had been alcohol associated.