North Las Vegas police officers plan to spend the second straight weekend enforcing impaired driving on city streets.
The police department said a driving under the influence saturation patrol will take place at major roadways in the city on Saturday from 6 p.m. to 4 a.m.
According to NLVPD, officers will perform traffic stops for violations like speeding, running red lights and failing to maintain travel lanes in order to identify impaired drivers.
The police department also said it will educate drivers and passengers about the dangers of driving under the influence.
NLV police officers took part in a DUI checkpoint on the Friday before Labor Day. The department said the enforcement netted 11 arrests for DUI.
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