From Independence PD: The Independence Police Traffic Safety Unit along with officers from the Jackson County Traffic Safety Task Force conducted a sobriety checkpoint along northbound Noland Road at Lynn Court in Independence. The operation began on Friday 06/26/09 at 11:00 PM and ended on Saturday 06/27/09 at 3:30 AM.
The checkpoint was staffed by (21) Independence Officers, (8) Jackson County Sheriff’s Deputies, (4) Grain Valley Officers and (2) Sugar Creek Officers. During the hours of operation (692) cars were checked with the following arrests:
(3) No Valid Driver License
(10) Warrant Arrests
(3) Liquor Violations
(1) Possession of Narcotics
(1) Endangering the Welfare of a Child
(4) Other Traffic Violations