Glenn County DUI Checkpoint Press Releases
Glenn County DUI Checkpoints - Labor Day Weekend
The Summer/Labor Day National Anti-DUI crackdown has resulted in a significant
number of DUI arrests from local routine traffic enforcement and special
Avoid the 5 DUI deployments over the last (13) days in Glenn County.
From 12:01 AM Friday August 19, 2011 through Midnight Wednesday August
31, 2011 officers representing 5 Glenn County law enforcement agencies
have arrested 19 individuals for driving under the influence of alcohol
or drugs. In 2010 12 DUI arrests occurred during the entire campaign.
For the Labor Day Holiday weekend, extra DUI Saturation Patrols will be
deployed in the cities of Willows and Orland The Avoid the 5 will be having
a DUI/DL checkpoint on Monday September 5 at 1800hrs in Hamilton city.
All regularly scheduled traffic and patrol officers will focus efforts
at stopping and arresting DUI drivers during their normal shifts. The
CHP will be deploying all available officers onto freeways and county
roads during their Maximum Enforcement Period this weekend beginning 6:00
PM Friday. Multiple/DUI Driver's License Checkpoints, Multi Agency
DUI Task Force operations and local Roving DUI patrols are set region
wide during 18 day Summer/Labor Day Campaign.
Police, Sheriff and the CHP encourage all motorists to help make your
community safer: Report Drunk Drivers - Call 911. Funding for this program
is provided by a grant from the California Office of Traffic Safety, through
the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.
DUI arrest data collection will continue through Labor Day midnight Monday,
September 5, 2011.