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FMPD plans saturation patrol this weekend

By Staff | Jul 1, 2010

The Fort Myers Police Department will be utilizing additional officers to patrol city streets looking for impaired drivers. The saturation patrol will take place this weekend beginning on Friday, July 2. The focus of the enhanced patrol is to: Remove impaired drivers from the roadway, reduce the likelihood impaired drivers will operate their vehicles on our roadways, heighten awareness and educate the public on the dangers of drunk driving.
This and other increased patrol operations are scheduled as part of the Fort Myers Police Department’s strategic plan and on-going efforts to make the streets safer by educating and informing the public on traffic safety issues.