Nine impaired drivers arrested over holiday, other call reports detailed

    Lt. David Campbell says every JPD officer capable of working, including Chief Johnson, worked in some capacity over the weekend. The holiday weekend was busy as predicted with 739 reported incidents.

    Nine impaired drivers were taken off Juneau roads over the July 4th weekend, according to police.

    Here's the list of JPD's fifteen top call-generating categories:

    172 - Traffic Stops
    67 – Out With Calls
    63 - 911 Calls
    46 - Fireworks Calls
    26 – Medical Calls
    25 – Traffic Complaints
    21 – Domestic Violence Calls
    21 – Disturbance Calls
    16 – Suspicious Activity Reports
    15 – Intoxicated Person Calls
    10 – Theft Reports
    9 – Driving Under the Influence Arrests
    9 – Driving Without a License Citations
    9 – Fight Calls
    9 – Noise Complaints

    The Juneau Police Department conducted extra patrols over the 2016 4th of July Holiday Weekend. Patrol officers were not allowed to take vacation time or attend training. Lt. David Campbell says every JPD officer capable of working, including Chief Johnson, worked in some capacity over the weekend. The holiday weekend was busy as predicted with 739 reported incidents.

    In addition to the assigned officers, several officers worked as part of a grant to target impaired drivers, arresting and taking those nine impaired drivers off the streets of Juneau.

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