Sunday, July 6, 2014

9 arrests at 4200 Mission Bay Drive San Diego California DUI Checkpoint, delaying over 3,000 motorists, lawyers share

San Diego County DUI Law Center continues to post locations of California drunk driving checkpoints.

July 05, 2014 8:30 p.m. - Sunday at 2:00 a.m., California's San Diego AVOID the 16 Task Force staged a DUI Checkpoint for southbound traffic in the 4200 Mission Bay Drive, San Diego, California, attorneys warned.

San Diego California DUI Law Enforcement Officers from the California Highway Patrol, Escondido Police Department, La Mesa Police Department, National City Police Department, San Diego County Probation, San Diego Police Department, San Diego Sheriff's Department, and University of California San Diego Police Department, contacted and screened in the primary San Diego California DUI checkpoint inspection area, trapping 1,125 drivers.

There were a total of 3,186 vehicles that were trapped by the San Diego California DUI checkpoint, say lawyers.

San Diego California DUI Officers sent 18 vehicles to the secondary screening area so the drivers could be evaluated for drugs and/or alcohol.

9 drivers were arrested for San Diego California DUI -driving under the influence of an alcoholic beverage and 1 driver was arrested for driving under the influence of an alcoholic beverage and drugs. All 10 were went to San Diego County jail. 8 vehicles towed from the San Diego California DUI checkpoint.

This San Diego California DUI checkpoint was funded by a grant obtained through the California Office of Traffic Safety. The stated public intent of this San Diego California DUI checkpoint was to educate the public of the dangers associated with drinking and driving.

Authorities expediently claim this San Diego California DUI checkpoint serves as a deterrent to potentially impaired drivers. The Office of Traffic Safety and local law enforcement want everyone to report San Diego California DUI drunk drivers and call 911.