No arrests have been made at a sobriety checkpoint in Burleigh County on Friday, however DUI “saturation patrols” within the Bismarck space resulted in three DUI arrests.
The North Dakota Freeway Patrol performed the checkpoint on state Freeway 1804 south of Bismarck at the beginning of the Memorial Day vacation weekend. The company launched outcomes on Tuesday. Slightly below 100 autos got here via the checkpoint, and 5 drivers have been evaluated for potential impairment, with no arrests.
The objective of sobriety checkpoints is to discourage folks from driving below the affect of medication or alcohol.
A checkpoint and saturation patrols additionally have been performed in Grand Forks County, leading to three DUI arrests, based on the patrol.