The results of last night's DWI checkpoint in Calcasieu Parish has been released in a statement by  Louisiana State Police Superintendent Colonel Michael D. Edmunson:

  • 3 arrests for DWI.
  • 39 citations for a variety of offenses including
  • 14 for not wearing a seatbelt
  • 4 for no child restraint
  • 2 for open alcoholic beverage container
  • 1 for driving under suspension
  • 1 for careless operation
  • 2 for no driver’s license
  • 1 for no proof of vehicle insurance
  • 7 for expired motor vehicle inspection decal
  • 1 for failure to register vehicle
  • 1 for expired vehicle registration
  • 2 for illegal window tint
  • 1 for failure to turn off fog lights
  • 1 for no headlights
  • 1 for littering

The checkpoint was conducted by Louisiana State Police Troop D, with assistance from the Calcasieu Parish Sheriff’s Office. The statement indicates that future DWI checkpoints are planned.