Santa Ana Police Department Advisory: Police Department will be conducting a DUI/Drivers License checkpoint on Friday, July 13th, 2012.
The Santa Ana Police Department will be conducting a DUI/Drivers License checkpoint on Friday, July 13th, 2012. It will begin at 7:30PM and is scheduled to conclude at 1:30AM. It will be conducted in the area of 1400 S. Bristol Street, Santa Ana, CA.
The primary purpose of a DUI Checkpoint is to deter impaired driving, not to increase arrests. All too often, members of our community are senselessly injured or killed on local roadways by impaired drivers. This DUI/Drivers License checkpoint is an effort to reduce those tragedies, as well as ensuring drivers have a valid driver’s license. The DMV reports that unlicensed drivers are 4.9 times more likely to cause a fatal crash than a licensed driver. Continue reading