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DUI STRIKE FORCE
22 Feb

NEWS RELEASE

Chicago Police Department

Eddie T. Johnson Anthony Guglielmi

Superintendent Director

312-745-6110 · 3510 South Michigan Ave., Chicago, IL 60653 · Fax 312-745-6999

For Immediate Release Contact: Office of News Affairs

February 22, 2017 312-745-6110

DUI SATURATION PATROL – SOUTH CHICAGO (004th) DISTRICT

The Chicago Police Department will be conducting a DUI Saturation Patrol in the South

Chicago (004th) District this weekend. The DUI Saturation Patrol will commence at 6:00 p.m.

on Saturday, February 25, 2017 and end at 2:00 a.m. on Sunday, February 26, 2017.

The purpose of this program is to saturate a pre-designated area with roving police officers

that continually monitor vehicular traffic for signs of impaired driving. Patrols also place

emphasis on speed, alcohol-related and safety belt violations. Police vehicles equipped for

speed detection are deployed to apprehend speeding violators.

In addition, the Breath Alcohol Testing (BAT) Mobile Unit may also be deployed to allow

officers to expedite the process of charging a person with Driving under the Influence (DUI)

prior to transporting an alleged into the nearest lockup for bonding. The mobile unit also allows

for Individual Recognizance Bonds (I-Bonds) to be issued at the site of the DUI Saturation

Patrol.

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25 Feb17 DUI 004th District

Chicago Police Department
Office of Communications
(312) 745-6110
Fax (312) 745-6999
22 Feb

NEWS RELEASE

Chicago Police Department

Eddie T. Johnson Anthony Guglielmi

Superintendent Director

312-745-6110 · 3510 South Michigan Ave., Chicago, IL 60653 · Fax 312-745-6999

For Immediate Release Contact: Office of News Affairs

February 22, 2017 312-745-6110

DUI SATURATION PATROL – LINCOLN (020th) DISTRICT

The Chicago Police Department will be conducting a DUI Saturation Patrol in the Lincoln

(020th) District this weekend. The DUI Saturation Patrol will commence at 7:00 p.m. on Friday,

February 24, 2017 and end at 3:00 a.m. on Saturday, February 25, 2017.

The purpose of this program is to saturate a pre-designated area with roving police officers

that continually monitor vehicular traffic for signs of impaired driving. Patrols also place

emphasis on speed, alcohol-related and safety belt violations. Police vehicles equipped for

speed detection are deployed to apprehend speeding violators.

In addition, the Breath Alcohol Testing (BAT) Mobile Unit may also be deployed to allow

officers to expedite the process of charging a person with Driving under the Influence (DUI)

prior to transporting an alleged into the nearest lockup for bonding. The mobile unit also allows

for Individual Recognizance Bonds (I-Bonds) to be issued at the site of the DUI Saturation

Patrol.

The DUI Saturation Patrol conducted in the Grand Central (025th) District on February 17-18,

2017 resulted in the following:

Driving Under the Influence 0

Unsafe Vehicle Violations 42

Insurance Violations 14

Driver’s License Violations 15

Safety Belt Violations 7

Traffic Violations (Other) 36

Total Citations 114

Other Arrests 1- Driving-license suspended

Vehicles Towed 5

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Chicago Police Department
Office of Communications
(312) 745-6110
Fax (312) 745-6999

24 Feb17 DUI 020th District

19 Jan

 

DUI SATURATION PATROL 

LAKE SHORE DRIVE   

The Chicago Police Department will be conducting a DUI Saturation Patrol on Lake Shore Drive this weekend. The DUI Saturation Patrol will commence at 6:00 p.m. on Saturday, January 21, 2017 and end at 2:00 a.m. on Sunday, January 22, 2017.

The purpose of this program is to saturate a pre-designated area with roving police officers that continually monitor vehicular traffic for signs of impaired driving. Patrols also place emphasis on speed, alcohol-related and safety belt violations. Police vehicles equipped for speed detection are deployed to apprehend speeding violators.

In addition, the Breath Alcohol Testing (BAT) Mobile Unit may also be deployed to allow officers to expedite the process of charging a person with Driving under the Influence (DUI) prior to transporting an alleged into the nearest lockup for bonding. The mobile unit also allows for Individual Recognizance Bonds (I-Bonds) to be issued at the site of the DUI Saturation Patrol.

 

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19 Jan

 

DUI SATURATION PATROL

GRAND CENTRAL (25TH) DISTRICT   

 The Chicago Police Department will be conducting a DUI Saturation Patrol in the 25th District this weekend. The DUI Saturation Patrol will commence at 7:00 p.m. on Friday, January 20, 2017 and end at 3:00 a.m. on Saturday, January 21, 2017.

The purpose of this program is to saturate a pre-designated area with roving police officers that continually monitor vehicular traffic for signs of impaired driving. Patrols also place emphasis on speed, alcohol-related and safety belt violations. Police vehicles equipped for speed detection are deployed to apprehend speeding violators.

In addition, the Breath Alcohol Testing (BAT) Mobile Unit may also be deployed to allow officers to expedite the process of charging a person with Driving under the Influence (DUI) prior to transporting an alleged into the nearest lockup for bonding. The mobile unit also allows for Individual Recognizance Bonds (I-Bonds) to be issued at the site of the DUI Saturation Patrol.

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13 Jan

The Chicago Police Department will be conducting a DUI Saturation Patrol in the Chicago Lawn (8th) District this weekend. The DUI Saturation Patrol will commence at 6:00 p.m. on Saturday, January 14, 2017 and end at 2:00 a.m. on Sunday, January 15, 2017.

The purpose of this program is to saturate a pre-designated area with roving police officers that continually monitor vehicular traffic for signs of impaired driving. Patrols also place emphasis on speed, alcohol-related and safety belt violations. Police vehicles equipped for speed detection are deployed to apprehend speeding violators.

In addition, the Breath Alcohol Testing (BAT) Mobile Unit may also be deployed to allow officers to expedite the process of charging a person with Driving under the Influence (DUI) prior to transporting an alleged into the nearest lockup for bonding. The mobile unit also allows for Individual Recognizance Bonds (I-Bonds) to be issued at the site of the DUI Saturation Patrol. For More Information Click Here

13 Jan

The Chicago Police Department will be conducting a DUI Saturation Patrol in the Shakespeare (14th) District this weekend. The DUI Saturation Patrol will commence at 7:00 p.m. on Friday, January 13, 2017 and end at 3:00 a.m. on Saturday, January 14, 2017.

The purpose of this program is to saturate a pre-designated area with roving police officers that continually monitor vehicular traffic for signs of impaired driving. Patrols also place emphasis on speed, alcohol-related and safety belt violations. Police vehicles equipped for speed detection are deployed to apprehend speeding violators.

In addition, the Breath Alcohol Testing (BAT) Mobile Unit may also be deployed to allow officers to expedite the process of charging a person with Driving under the Influence (DUI) prior to transporting an alleged into the nearest lockup for bonding. The mobile unit also allows for Individual Recognizance Bonds (I-Bonds) to be issued at the site of the DUI Saturation Patrol. For More Information Click Here

6 Jan

NEWS RELEASE

Chicago Police Department

Eddie T. Johnson Anthony Guglielmi

Superintendent Director

312-745-6110 · 3510 South Michigan Ave., Chicago, IL 60653 · Fax 312-745-6999

For Immediate Release Contact: Office of News Affairs

January 6, 2017 312-745-6110

DUI SATURATION PATROL – GRESHAM (006th) DISTRICT

The Chicago Police Department will be conducting a DUI Saturation Patrol in the Gresham

(006th) District this weekend. The DUI Saturation Patrol will commence at 6:00 p.m. on Friday,

January 07, 2017 and end at 2:00a.m on Sunday, January 08, 2017.

The purpose of this program is to saturate a pre-designated area with roving police officers

that continually monitor vehicular traffic for signs of impaired driving. Patrols also place

emphasis on speed, alcohol-related and safety belt violations. Police vehicles equipped for

speed detection are deployed to apprehend speeding violators.

In addition, the Breath Alcohol Testing (BAT) Mobile Unit may also be deployed to allow

officers to expedite the process of charging a person with Driving under the Influence (DUI)

prior to transporting an alleged into the nearest lockup for bonding. The mobile unit also allows

for Individual Recognizance Bonds (I-Bonds) to be issued at the site of the DUI Strike Force

Patrol.

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Chicago Police Department
Office of News Affairs
(312) 745-6110
Fax (312) 745-6999
6 Jan

NEWS RELEASE

Chicago Police Department

Eddie T. Johnson Anthony Guglielmi

Superintendent Director

312-745-6110 · 3510 South Michigan Ave., Chicago, IL 60653 · Fax 312-745-6999

For Immediate Release Contact: Office of News Affairs

January 6, 2017 312-745-6110

DUI SATURATION PATROL – JEFFERSON PARK (16th) DISTRICTS

The Chicago Police Department will be conducting a DUI Saturation Patrol in the Jefferson

Park (016th District) this weekend. The DUI Saturation Patrol will commence at 7:00 p.m. on

Friday, January 06, 2017 and end at 3:00 a.m. on Saturday, January 07, 2017.

The purpose of this program is to saturate a pre-designated area with roving police officers

that continually monitor vehicular traffic for signs of impaired driving. Patrols also place

emphasis on speed, alcohol-related and safety belt violations. Police vehicles equipped for

speed detection are deployed to apprehend speeding violators.

In addition, the Breath Alcohol Testing (BAT) Mobile Unit may also be deployed to allow

officers to expedite the process of charging a person with Driving under the Influence (DUI)

prior to transporting an alleged into the nearest lockup for bonding. The mobile unit also allows

for Individual Recognizance Bonds (I-Bonds) to be issued at the site of the DUI Saturation

Patrol.

The DUI Saturation Patrol conducted along Lake Shore Drive in the Central District (001st) and

Near North District (018th) on December 30 – 31, 2016, resulted in the following:

Driving Under the Influence 0

Speed Violations 6

Driver’s License Violations 5

Insurance Violations 3

Traffic Violations (Other) 18

Total Citations 32

Other Arrests 0

Vehicles Towed 0

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Chicago Police Department
Office of News Affairs
(312) 745-6110
Fax (312) 745-6999