Tuesday, April 19, 2011

Vista California DUI Checkpoint results

The San Diego County Sheriff's Department, Vista Station, conducted a California DUI & Drunk Driving / License checkpoint at 200 Civic Center Drive, in the City of Vista. The checkpoint was on April 15-16, 2011 from 8:00 PM and 2:00 AM.

1037 vehicles passed through this California DUID checkpoint with 637 of those drivers contacted, lawyers say. The results included the following:

7 drivers were arrested for San Diego DUI - driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs.
8 Field Sobriety evaluations were conducted on drivers suspected of DUI or driving under the influence of alcohol.
41 vehicles were stored and cited due to violations including driving with a suspended license, unlicensed drivers, or as a result of arrest.
47 citations were issued for various violations including: Unlicensed (31), Suspended driver's license (5), Possession of Marijuana in a vehicle (2).

San Diego County

SHERIFF’S DEPARTMENT
PRESS RELEASE INFORMATION SHEET
PAD-3 9/01 REPLACES TS25
Information Type:
Media Release
Subject of Release:
DUI Check Point Results - City of Vista
Other Information:
Person Providing Information:
M. Petrofsky, Sergeant
Email Address of Provider:
Telephone number of Provider:
760-940-4556
Fax number of Provider:
Date of Release:
04/17/2011
Time of Release:
0400
INFORMATION:
Date of Occurrence:
04/16/2011
Time of Occurrence:
8:00 pm - 2:00 am
Location of Incident:
SYNOPSIS:
Mobilization Theme Is “DRUNK DRIVING. OVER THE LIMIT. UNDER ARREST” attorneys are told.
CHECKPOINT ACTIVITY:
VEHICLES CONTACTED: 637
VEHICLES THROUGH WITHOUT CONTACT: 400
TOTAL VEHICLES THROUGH: 1037
VEHICLES SENT INTO SECONDARY: 64
FST GIVEN: 8
San Diego County
SHERIFF’S DEPARTMENT
23152 ARREST TOTAL: 7
OTHER ARREST TOTAL:(647f PC) 0
OTHER ARREST TOTAL ( WARRANT) 0
VEHICLES STORED: 41
CITATIONS ISSUED: 47
(MULTIPLE VIOLATIONS ON CITES)
12500(a) VC 31
14601.1(a) VC 3
14601.2(a) VC 2911.