A number of DUI checkpoints and saturation patrols will be in effect this weekend, although according to Police announcements, only one is scheduled near Northeast LA.
The Los Angeles Police Department has reported that there have been 7,048 DUI-related traffic collisions in Los Angeles over the past three years, with 60 fatalities and 2,818 injuries. A DUI or drug-impaired arrest can costs up to $10,000 or even more, according to LAPD, including time in jail, the loss or your driver license and high insurance rates.
DUI Checkpoints and Saturation Patrols:
DUI/Driver License Checkpoint at Vermont Avenue at 5th Street, Los Angeles – 8 P.M. to 1 A.M.
DUI/Driver License Checkpoint at Sepulveda Boulevard at Parthenia Street, North Hills – 8 P.M. to 1 A.M.
DUI/Driver License Checkpoint somewhere in Carson – 6 P.M. to 2 A.M.
DUI/Driver License Checkpoint somewhere in Manhattan Beach – 8 P.M. to 3 A.M.
DUI/Driver License Checkpoint at Laurel Canyon Boulevard at Osborne Street, Pacoima – 8 P.M. to 1 A.M.
DUI/Driver License Checkpoint at Sunset Boulevard at Micheltorena Street, Los Angeles – 8 P.M. to 1 A.M.
DUI Saturation Patrol in the Southeast Area – 12 P.M. to 8 P.M.
DUI Saturation Patrol in Mission Area – 5 P.M. to 1 A.M.