The Jonesboro Police Department will be conducting sobriety checkpoints Thursday, July 5, 2018.
Officers will work these checkpoints as part of the State of Arkansas Driver Sober or Get Pulled Over Campaign that is running from June 29, 2018 to July 8, 2018.
The Breath Alcohol Testing (BAT) Mobile will be on hand to assist officers.Traffic may be stopped briefly, and persons may be contacted by uniformed officers who will check for alcohol and-or drug-impaired drivers.
Press release from JPD
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Why on Thursday? Many people were off Wednesday so they went out and drank Tuesday night. Many others will be drinking Friday and Saturday night.