Monday, July 28, 2008

California drunk driving checkpoint results in two DUI arrests

Nine people were arrested during a California drunk driving checkpoint enforcement operation in Petaluma that began Saturday afternoon and continued into Sunday morning.

One person was arrested for possession of two loaded and concealed firearms in a vehicle; two were arrested for California drunk driving / driving under the influence; four were arrested for being unlicensed drivers; and one was arrested for public intoxication after being reported by someone before he got behind the wheel, per California drunk driving attorneys.

www.SanDiegoDrunkDrivingAttorney.net/penalties

Another person was arrested for possession of marijuana in a motor vehicle. Seven vehicles were towed, according to California drunk driving lawyers.

The Police Department deployed eight additional officers on the street during the operation, which was made possible by a California drunk driving checkpoint grant from the California Office of Traffic Safety, through the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.