Driving While Impaired (DWI) Task Force
The Driving While Impaired (DWI) Task Force is a multi-agency squad which includes Winston-Salem Police Department, Forsyth County Sheriff's Office and Kernersville Police Department. The primary responsibilities of this unit are patroling and enforcing traffic laws city/countywide while searching for DWI violators. Conducts DWI and License Checkpoints in addition to Night time Seatbelt Initiatives and participates in all North Carolina Department of Transportation Governor's Highway Safety Program sponsored events/campaigns, such as Booze It or Lose It, No Need to Speed, Click It or Ticket, etc. This unit instructs the IMPACT (Consequences of DWI) Program for all Winston-Salem Forsyth County Drivers Education students.