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February 22, 2020

Westminster Barracks - Saturation Patrol

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

NEWS RELEASE

SATURATION PATROL

 

During the evening hours of February 21st, 2020, Troopers from the Westminster Barracks Night Shift conducted a saturation patrol throughout Windham and Windsor County.  The purpose of the patrol was to detect and identify aggressive and speeding drivers, enforce motor vehicle laws, promote safe driving, and to apprehend impaired drivers.

 

Details:

  • Troopers involved: 9
  • Number of traffic stops: 47
  • Number of traffic tickets issued: 15
  • Number of written warnings issued: 33
  • Arrests: 3
  • Highlights:
  • One operator was arrested and processed for DUI Alcohol and possession of cocaine.
  • Two individual’s were stopped and arrested for driving with a criminally suspended license.

 

 

Sgt. Ryan Wood

Vermont State Police

Westminster Barracks

1330 Westminster Heights Road

Westminster, VT

Barracks – 802-722-4600

Office Line – 802-722-4658