NDHP announces Grand Forks checkpoint results


The North Dakota Highway Patrol conducted a sobriety checkpoint in the 1900 block of North Washington Street, on US Highway 81B on Saturday, Aug. 24.

One hundred and two vehicles passed through the checkpoint and 3 drivers were evaluated, no arrests were made. Vehicles were at the checkpoint for 15-20 seconds.

During the weekend’s saturation effort in the Grand Forks area, NDHP troopers made three DUI arrests; issued citations for seven drug-related violations; issued one open container citation; and took enforcement action on six other criminal violations. There was also one arrest based on a warrant.