On Thursday night, July 3, between the hours of 6 p.m. and 2 a.m. Friday morning, the Sonoma County AVOID the 13 Task Force conducted a DUI and Driver’s License Checkpoint in the City of Santa Rosa.
The checkpoint was northbound Morgan Street at 5th Street.
The checkpoint recorded the following activity:
1,256 vehicles passed through the checkpoint 1,219 drivers were screened by officers for signs of DUI or license violations 106 drivers were sent into a secondary evaluation area for further investigation 61 drivers were arrested 4 drivers were arrested for DUI 13 drivers were arrested and cited for driving on a suspended license 41 drivers were arrested and cited for driving without a license 1 driver was arrested for possession of methamphetamine 2 drivers were arrested for outstanding warrants 8 vehicles were impounded for 30 days
Funding for this program has been provided by a grant from the California Office of Traffic Safety (OTS).