Metro Law Enforcement Agencies Conduct DUI Checkpoints Overnight


Sunday, April 29th 2012, 1:41 pm
By: News 9


Metro law enforcement wrapped up another night of cracking down on drunk drivers Sunday morning.

Oklahoma County Sheriff's Office, Oklahoma Highway Patrol and Oklahoma City police teamed up Saturday night to set up DUI checkpoints. It's part of the Traffic Enforcement Across Metro (T.E.A.M.) effort to reduce illegal traffic behaviors in the Oklahoma City metro area.

The T.E.A.M. effort started at 8 p.m. Saturday and ended at 4 a.m. Sunday.

More than 50 law enforcement officers took part in the effort and additional deputies patrolled Oklahoma county looking for traffic violations.