News Release


Date 01/01/13

For Immediate Release: New Year's Eve DWI Enforcement

New Year’s Eve DWI enforcement yielded 11 arrests made by Springfield Police Officers. This was a combined effort of Patrol Officers and assigned DWI Officers paid through MODOT grant funds. The Springfield Police Department would like to remind motorists of the dangers of impaired drivers on Missouri roadways. For detailed information regarding crash statistics and impaired driving go to the Missouri Coalition for Roadway Safety.


Media Contact: Lt. Brian Phillips, phone 417-864-1723

Release authorized by: Lt. Brian Phillips