Police in Columbia, Missouri Arrest 28 Drivers for DWI

Police in Columbia, Missouri are stepping up enforcement of DWIs as part of the “You Drink & Drive. You Lose.” campaign.

Between August 19th and September 5th, the Columbia Police Department arrested 28 drivers for driving while intoxicated (DWI).  Fifteen of the 28 arrests were made on August 26th at a checkpoint in the 700 block of South College Avenue. A total of 484 vehicles went through that checkpoint alone.

Based on the checkpoint location, the police department was clearly targeting college students,