DWI

Dave Spence / Election 2012
12:11 pm
Wed November 30, 2011

Mo. governor's candidate Spence acknowledges DWI

Dave Spence, president and CEO of St. Louis-based Alpha Packaging, and a 2012 Missouri gubernatorial candidate.
(Provided By: Alpha Packaging)

Missouri gubernatorial candidate Dave Spence has acknowledged a drunken driving violation from several years ago.

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Law Enforcement
4:18 pm
Mon December 6, 2010

North St. Louis County gets new DWI "BAT" Van

The new Breath Alcohol Testing (BAT) Van.
(Julie Bierach, St. Louis Public Radio)

North St. Louis County law enforcement will be stepping up efforts in the fight against drunk driving this holiday season after receiving a grant to purchase a Breath Alcohol Testing, or BAT van.

The BAT van helps keep officers on the street to detect more impaired drivers, as opposed to hauling individual arrests to police stations. The van will be shared among the North St. Louis County police departments, including 36 different law enforcement agencies.

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