NMSP to conduct statewide checkpoints, patrols in December

New Mexico News

NEW MEXICO (KRQE) – New Mexico State Police will be conducting sobriety checkpoints, saturation patrols, and registration, insurance, and driver’s license checkpoints across the state in December. According to a news release from NMSP, the statewide checkpoints are an effort to reduce alcohol-related fatalities and help change society’s attitude about drinking and driving.

The checkpoints will take place in all counties throughout the state. NMSP says that hundreds of lives could be saved each year if people didn’t drink and drive.

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