TheÃ‚Â Orange County Sheriff’s Department will conduct aÃ‚Â DUI and driver’s licenseÃ‚Â checkpoint in San Juan Capistrano from 7 pm to 3 am Saturday, June 27.
Although DUI Checkpoints are horribly ineffective in finding drunk drivers, police and MADD love them, because they give the right political appearances and give MADD volunteers something to do.
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The Costa Mesa Police Department has scheduled a checkpoint for June 20, 2009. Ã‚Â The DUI Checkpoint is scheduled from 8pm to 2:00 a.m., and the location is Northbound Newport Boulevard at 22nd Street. Ã‚Â Information is atÃ‚Â http://www.ci.costa-mesa.ca.us/docs/pdpress/2009-06-16-DUI-checkpoint.pdf
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HUNTINGTON BEACH Police officers will conduct a sobriety checkpoint this weekend in Surf City.
The checkpoint is scheduled for Beach Boulevard, just south of Slater Avenue, police officials said.
On May 30 and 31, officers screened 419 drivers for driving under the influence at a similar checkpoint, reported Huntington Beach police Traffic Supervisor Sgt. Rob Warden. A total of 1,506 motorists went through the checkpoint, he said.
One motorist was arrested for driving under the influence and two others were given citations for being unlicensed or carrying suspended licenses, he said. Eight other citations were issued.
Beginning at 9 p.m. Saturday, officers will focus on catching drunk drivers on Beach. The checkpoint will be clearly marked and vehicles will be selected for checking on a pre-set basis until 3 a.m. Sunday, officials reported.
Officers will distribute brochures on impaired driving to motorists. Law enforcement will check driver’s licenses and direct suspected impaired drivers to a secondary check area for further evaluation.
The checkpoints are funded through a grant from the California Office of Traffic Safety through the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.
The Costa Mesa Police Department conducted a sobriety checkpoint on Tuesday June 2, 2009, at Baker Street east of Bear Street.
Funding for this program was provided by a grant from the California Office of Traffic Safety through the Business, Transportation, and Housing Agency and is part of a National enforcement campaign.
During the hours of operation, 959 vehicles drove through the checkpoint, 345 vehicles were stopped, and 15 drivers were screened for driving under the influence.
There were no DUI arrests. 5 drivers were arrested for driving without driver licenses and 3 drivers arrested for driving on a suspended license.
A total of 11 citations were issued for miscellaneous vehicle code violations and 5 vehicles were impounded.
The Costa Mesa Police Department will be teaming up with Mothers Against Drunk Driving (M.A.D.D.) for another checkpoint on June 26 th.
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The Escondido Police Department will be conducting a Sobriety / Drivers License Checkpoint in the City of Escondido on Saturday night, June 6, 2009 from 6:00 PM until 12:30 AM.
The emphasis of the checkpoint will be to detect drunk drivers and those with suspended, revoked, or no driver license and to continue our education / awareness campaign on the dangers of driving impaired.
This checkpoint is an effort to continue the Escondido Police DepartmentÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s commitment to traffic safety by reducing the number of people killed and injured in alcohol-involved collisions.
The checkpoint is being conducted in conjunction with the North County Law Enforcement Traffic Safety Council and Mothers against Drunk Drivers.
Funding for this program was provided by a grant from the California Office of Traffic Safety, through the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
CONTACT:Ã‚Â Sgt. Dana Ray
PHONE: (760) 839-4960
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The Moreno Valley Police Department, in its continued dedication to public safety, will be conducting a DUI / DriverÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s License CHECKPOINT. The checkpoint will be held on June 5, 2009 from 2:30 p.m. to 2:00 a.m.
This checkpoint is part of the ongoing public safety awareness effort being made by the City of Moreno Valley. The focus of the checkpoint will be to reduce drug and alcohol-related collisions through public awareness of the problem, while removing drunk drivers from the roadway. The Moreno Valley Police Department takes a proactive approach in the education of our citizens and enforcement of the laws dealing with drinking and driving.
Report Drunk Driving – Call 911
Drunk driving is a major cause of fatal and injury collisions each year. We are seeking your assistance in saving lives. If you are on the roadways and you observe a possible drunk driver call 911 immediately. Officers will be dispatched to the location and make every effort to prevent the impaired driver from continuing to pose a threat.
The Moreno Valley Police Department wishes to remind you that if you choose to drink alcoholic beverages, please designate a sober driver before getting into a vehicle. Remember Ã¢â‚¬Å“Drunk Driving. Over the Limit. Under Arrest!Ã¢â‚¬Â For additional information, the Moreno Valley Police Department Traffic Division may be reached at (951) 486-6900.
CITY OF MORENO VALLEY
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Actor Rip Torn was sentenced to probation after pleading not guilty to a charge of driving under the influence in Connecticut. Torn was arrested on December 14, 2008 after police spotted him driving in the break-down lane of a highway in Salisbury. Police reportedly had been alerted to his impaired condition by patrons of the White Hart Inn, where he was seen stumbling to his car.
The judge approved Torn’s admittance to an alcohol education program and required the 78-year old to undergo a driver’s test.
Torn is an Emmy winner and Academy Award nominee who appears on the NBC show ’30 Rock’. He has two previous DUI offenses. He paid a fine and lost his license for an arrest in April 2007, and was acquitted following a 2004 arrest.
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Lori Petty was arrested on suspicion of driving under the influence in Southern California Saturday night. The 45-year old actress reportedly hit a skate boarder with her car around 9:30 pm. The victim was treated for minor injuries.
Petty was booked at Van Nuys jail on charges of felony California DUI. She was released on $100,000 bond just before 7:00 am.
Petty has made recent guest appearances on ‘Prison Break’ and ‘House’. She is most known for her movie roles in the 90′s, including ‘Point Break’, ‘Tank Girl’ and ‘A League of Their Own’.
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On May 30, 2009 comedian Tony Rock entered a guilty plea to charges of driving under the influence in Los Angeles. The younger brother of Chris Rock was stopped for speeding last February and reportedly failed field sobriety tests.
Rock was fined $1000 and sentenced to 36 months of probation. He must also enroll in an alcohol education program.
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