Police Checkpoints & Saturation Patrols Now & In January

by Staff Reporter / Dec 28, 2017 / comments

Police Checkpoints & Saturation Patrols Now & In January

State Police along with city and sheriff departments will be conducting sobriety checkpoints; saturation patrols; and registration, insurance and driver's license checkpoints throughout northern New Mexico during the holiday period and throughout the month of January 2018.

NMSP is bringing awareness to these events in an effort to reduce alcohol related fatalities through continued media attention and intensive advertising. These checkpoints are helping to change society's attitude about drinking and driving.

Hundreds of lives could be saved each year if every driver had the courage to make the right decision not to drink and drive.

  • Who: New Mexico State Police 
  • What: Sobriety Checkpoints, Saturation Patrols and Registration/Insurance/DL Checkpoints
  • When: January 2018
  • Where: All New Mexico Counties
  • Why: To ENDWI in New Mexico