On May 6,the Overland Park Police Department conducted a DUI Check Lane for motorists traveling in the eastbound lanes of the 9800 block of W. 87th St. Between 11:00 pm and 3:00 am, 513 vehicles entered the check lane. All drivers were briefly interviewed by an officer and provided with a brochure on Drinking and Driving. Of the 513 drivers entering the check lane, 29 drivers were given Field Sobriety testing.
Here are the results:
513 - Vehicles entered the Check Lane
29 - Drivers tested for DUI
6 - Drivers arrested for DUI
3 - Drug arrest
5 - Transporting Open Container (Alcohol)
2 - Other traffic violations
2 - Other arrests
The Overland Park Police Department will conduct its next DUI Check Lane on Friday, June 25, 2011.