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DUI Saturation Patrol
22 Dec
23 Dec 17 DUI 24th District

NEWS RELEASE
Chicago Police Department
Eddie T. Johnson Anthony Guglielmi
Superintendent Chief Communications Officer
312-745-6110 · 3510 South Michigan Ave., Chicago, IL 60653 · Fax 312-745-6999
For Immediate Release Contact: Office of Communications
December 22, 2017 312-745-6110
DUI SATURATION PATROL – Rogers Park (24th) DISTRICT
The Chicago Police Department will be conducting a DUI Saturation Patrol in the Rogers
Park (24th) District this weekend. The DUI Saturation Patrol will take place Saturday,
December 23, 2017, from 7:00 p.m. to Sunday, December 24, 2017 at 3:00 a.m.
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 Wentworth (2nd) District on December 16 – 17,
2017 resulted in the following:
Driving Under the Influence 0
Unsafe Vehicle Violations 26
Insurance Violations 4
Driver’s License Violations 3
Traffic Violations (Other) 16
Total Citations 49
Other Arrests 0
Vehicles Towed 0
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21 Dec
22 Dec 17 DUI 7th District

NEWS RELEASE
Chicago Police Department
Eddie T. Johnson Anthony Guglielmi
Superintendent Chief Communications Officer
312-745-6110 · 3510 South Michigan Ave., Chicago, IL 60653 · Fax 312-745-6999
For Immediate Release Contact: Office of Communications
December 22, 2017 312-745-6110
DUI SATURATION PATROL – Englewood (7th) DISTRICT
The Chicago Police Department will be conducting a DUI Saturation Patrol in the Englewood
(7th) District this weekend. The DUI Saturation Patrol will take place Friday, December 22,
2017, from 7:00 p.m. to Saturday, December 23, 2017 at 3:00 a.m.
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 Near West (12th) District on December 15 – 16,
2017 resulted in the following:
Driving Under the Influence 1
Unsafe Vehicle Violations 21
Insurance Violations 6
Seat Belt Violations 4
Driver’s License Violations 4
Traffic Violations (Other) 24
Total Citations 60
Other Arrests 0
Vehicles Towed 0
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