We can tell where drivers were arrested for operating while intoxicated by looking at the arrest statistics by police departments. Below is a breakdown of the arrest statistics by police departments in Washtenaw County for 2017.
Many of the Washtenaw County Sheriff’s Department arrests will be in Ypsilanti Township, as the department patrols the township. The Sheriff can also of course patrol other areas throughout Washtenaw County. The Michigan State Police arrest many drivers mainly on the highways in Washtenaw County, as that is where the MSP is charged with patrolling. With a post in Brighton, there are many arrests by the MSP that will be in the western part of the county. These cases are usually charged in the 14A-3 District Court in Chelsea or the 14A-4 District Court in Saline.
The Sheriff’s Department made the highest number of OWI arrests at 313, with MSP troopers making the second highest number of arrests at 188. Ann Arbor PD came in 3rd place with 139 arrests.
Arrest Statistics by Department
- MSP 1st District HQ 1
- DNR Law Enforcement Div. 1
- MSP Brighton 188
- MSP Monroe 1
- Sheriff’s Department 313
- Ann Arbor PD 139
- Chelsea PD 12
- Eastern Michigan University PD 25
- Milan PD 19
- Saline PD 27
- Ypsilanti PD 45
- Hudson Mills Metro Park PD 1
- University of Michigan DPS 25
- Pittsfield Township PD 79
- Northfield PD 11
Fighting OWI Cases
ArborYpsi law will help you fight your OWI case. Don’t just walk in and plead guilty without speaking with an attorney who is willing to fight your case. We fight OWI cases through motions and jury trials. Before even going to court, we have spent a good amount of time reviewing every detail of the case.
We are Washtenaw County OWI Lawyers
We are unafraid of taking your OWI case to trial. The last thing we’re interested in is taking your money to simply tell you why you can’t win your case. OWI cases are difficult to fight, that’s why most lawyers won’t fight them. We’re not most lawyers.
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Sam Bernstein is a Michigan Criminal Defense Attorney in Ann Arbor.
ArborYpsi Law is located at 4158 Washtenaw Ave., Ann Arbor, MI 48108.
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