Cinco de Mayo Traffic Mission Results in 23 Arrests for DUII

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May 06, 2013 16:05

  

The Portland Police Bureau and the Oregon State Police conducted a joint traffic safety mission over the Cinco de Mayo weekend. Officers and Troopers were looking for impaired drivers on Portland area streets.

Statistics from this weekends mission are as follows:

23 DUII's

12 Reckless Driving Arrests

1 Felony Arrest

81 Traffic Citations

10 DUII driver evaluations where driver was not arrested

16 Written Warnings

The Portland Police Bureau and the Oregon State Police will continue to do periodic saturation patrols looking for impaired drivers.

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