The Dresden and Gleason Police Departments along with the Weakley County Sheriff’s Department will conduct a DUI checkpoint Saturday night.
The Dresden Police Department will also conduct DUI and drug saturation patrols throughout the Labor Day weekend.
Officers will concentrate on removing impaired drivers from the road, as well as, enforcing non-compliance with the seat belt and child restraint laws.
The DUI checkpoint will be Saturday night from 10:30 til midnight on Highway 22 and Evergreen Street.
The extra traffic enforcement over the holiday weekend are sponsored by the Weakley County Prevention Coalition and the Governor’s Highway Safety Office.