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 April 14 2017
Date: 2017-04-18
Author: Sergeant Jeffrey Shanks
Public Information Officer
Reference Number: 17-008

News Release

Date: March 28, 2017


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

Reference Number: 17-008

Subject: April 14, 2017 DWI Checkpoint Results

The Platte County Sheriff's Office conducted a DWI checkpoint on April 14, 2017, on MO 9 Highway and Mattox Road in southern Platte County, MO. 540 vehicles were checked from approximately 09:00 PM - 2:00 AM. A total of twenty arrests were made in conjunction with this checkpoint. Eight arrests were made on suspicion of DWI. The remaining arrests were for Driving While Suspended/Revoked (four), operating a motor vehicle without a valid license (six), and two arrests on miscellaneous drug violations.