Friday, December 11, 2009

DUI checkpoints in California this weekend

DUI / Drivers License Checkpoint In Santee

San Diego County Sheriff’s deputies will be participating in the Drunk Driving; Over the Limit, Under Arrest – DUI Campaign in the City of Santee.

On Friday, December 11, 2009, Deputies will participate in the DUI Grant and target the City of Santee. This crackdown on alcohol related crimes and violations will primarily target drunk drivers.

The checkpoint will be conducted in the City of Santee from 8:00 p.m. until 3:00 a.m. The media is invited to attend, please contact Sgt. Scott Hill (619-956-4000), for the exact location for interviews and media opportunities. The Sheriff’s Mobile Command Unit will be on hand to process arrests.

Another DUI checkpoint will be held by the Azusa Police Department on Saturday at an undisclosed location. The checkpoint will be during evening hours in the city.

Yet another: Folsom police assisted by officers from other agencies will conduct a DUI checkpoint Friday on East Bidwell Street at Orchard Drive. The checkpoint will run from 8 p.m. to 3 a.m.

Police will be looking for drunken drivers Saturday night at a sobriety checkpoint at an undisclosed location in Ripon.

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