Press Release

Platte County Sheriff's Office
Mark S. Owen, Sheriff
415 3rd Street Suite 10
Platte City, MO 64079
816-858-2424 (business)
816-858-3053 (fax)

Subject: DWI Checkpoint Results for March 17 2017
Date: 2017-03-28
Author: Sergeant Jeffrey Shanks
Public Information Officer
Reference Number: 17-006

News Release

Date: March 28, 2017


Contact: Sergeant Jeffrey Shanks
Public Information Officer
(816) 858-2424

Reference Number: 17-006

Subject: March 17, 2017 DWI Checkpoint Results

The Platte County Sheriff's Office conducted a DWI checkpoint on March 17,2017, on MO 273 Highway and Sexton Road in west central Platte County, MO. 578 vehicles were checked from approximately 09:00 PM - 2:00 AM. A total of nine arrests were made. Three arrests were made on suspicion of DWI. The remaining arrests were for Driving While Suspended/Revoked (three), operating a motor vehicle without a valid license (one), an interlock violation (one), and one arrest for minor in possession of alcohol.