Weekend DUI Checkpoint - March 11-13

Posted By Thomas V. Wallin || 11-Mar-2011

Local police departments will be conducting DUI/drivers license checkpoints throughout California. Starting today, Friday March 11 th and going on through Sunday, officers at these checkpoints will be looking for signs of intoxication such as bloodshot or watery eyes or even the smell of alcohol. If officers suspect that a driver has been drinking, they will ask the motorist to conduct a DUI field sobriety test.

The list below is designed to inform you of a few DUI/drivers license checkpoints in your area.

Friday, March 11th:

Hemet - 8:00opm - 2am - undisclosed location

Newport Beach - 9pm until 3am - northbound Dover Drive at 16th Street

Pacoima - 8pm - 2am - Van Nuys Blvd, between Osborne and Nordhoff Street - Friday

San Jacinto - 6pm-2am - undisclosed location

Saturday, March 12th:

Bakersfield - evening - undisclosed location

Costa Mesa - 7pm-1am - Adams Avenue at Mesa Verde Drive West

Escondido - evening - undisclosed location

Huntington Beach - 9pm - evening - undisclosed location

Los Angeles - 6pm - 1am - Eastbound Manchester Ave between Broadway St. & Figueroa Street

Modesto - 10pm-4am - undisclosed location

San Jose - 9pm-3am - undisclosed location

Saturday, March 13th:

Santa Monica - 6pm-10pm - unknown location

If you are arrested during a DUI sobriety checkpoint, contact a local California DUI Defense Attorney immediately. You have only 10 days to contact the DMV to keep your license from being automatically suspended and a qualified DUI lawyer will be able to represent you throughout your case.