Alexandria police conducted a roaming DWI enforcement effort to deter and apprehend intoxicated drivers from 8:30 P.M. on Thursday, August 11, to 6:30 A.M. on Friday, August 12. Vehicles observed committing traffic infractions were stopped and drivers were checked to assure that their abilities to drive had not been impaired by alcohol or drugs.
During the roaming enforcement effort, 50 vehicles were stopped and two arrests were made for Driving While Intoxicated (DWI). In addition, 20 summonses were issued for miscellaneous traffic offenses.
Six Alexandria officers and one emergency communications technician participated in the mobile enforcement effort.
For further details, please call the Public Information Office at 703.838.4636.