10 charged with DWI in Westchester over Thanksgiving weekend

The Westchester County police charged 10 drivers with DWI-related offenses over the holiday weekend at different checkpoints across the county, Port Chester reported on December 2.

Eight drivers were charged in Mount Vernon, six of whom were arrested at a sobriety checkpoint located at the Oak Street exit ramp on the Bronx River parkway. The other two were arrested at other checkpoints located across Mount Vernon. Meanwhile, two other drivers were arrested in Harrison and Yonkers.

Police said they will increase the effort to enforce DWI arrests until the New Year’s holiday.

An accusation of intoxicated driving should never define your rights, your freedom, and your future. If you have been charged with a DWI or any DWI-related offenses in Westchester, seek the help of a qualified and experienced criminal defense attorney at the Law Offices of Richard A. Portale, P.C.. Call our offices at (914) 772-3166 today to learn more about protecting your rights and liberty during this crucial time.