Patterson police plan checkpoint
PATTERSON, La. — The Patterson Police Department will conduct an impaired driver checkpoint at an undisclosed location within the City of Patterson on Saturday.
All drivers will be screened for alcohol and drug impairment, and any that are impaired will be removed from the roadway.
The purpose of the checkpoint is to reduce the number of deadly crashes to keep impaired drivers off the roadway and to inform the public of the dangers of driving while impaired, according to a news release.