Monday, September 24, 2007

DUI checkpoint results in California

California DUI / drunk driving criminal defense lawyer news

A DUI checkpoint takes alleged drunk drivers off the streets before anyone gets hurt.

The California Highway Patrol held a sobriety checkpoint on Los Carneros Road in Goleta last night.

488 vehicles were screened, five people were arrested for driving under the influence. Another two were arrested for driving on a suspended license.

A CHP spokesman says DUI checkpoints save lives and to expect a zero tolerance policy from local law enforcement.

By CHP in Goleta

488 vehicles screened
5 arrests for DUI