HUNTSVILLE POLICE DEPARTMENT
815 Wheeler Ave.
Huntsville, Alabama 35801
Rex Reynolds Wendell Johnson
Chief of Police Public Affairs Administrator
(256) 427-7001 (256) 427-7043
Huntsville Police Checkpoints Net 17 DUI Arrests
Huntsville, Alabama (July 5, 2005) The Huntsville Police Departmentís DUI Task Force and Uniform Patrol arrested 17 people for driving under the influence, three of those individuals were under the age of 21. Sgt. Juan Joyner, DUI Task Force Supervisor says they issued 56 traffic citations and had 10 vehicle impoundments. Last year during the Fourth of July weekend, the Department made 24 DUI arrests, four under the age of 21. The checkpoints started Friday, July 1, 2005 and ran thru Monday, July 5, 2005.