Officers also impounded five vehicles because drivers were arrested on suspicion of DUI or did not have valid driver’s licenses, authorities said.
The operation was conducted from 6:30 p.m. to 1 a.m., Friday in the southbound lanes of 10th Street West, between the intersections of Technology Drive & Auto Center Drive. The results of the checkpoint are as follows:
- 1,312 – Vehicles through checkpoint
- 1,312 – Vehicles screened
- 5 – Vehicles impounded
- 1 – Vehicle stored
- 7 – DUI tests performed
- 2 – DUI arrests
- 6 – Suspended license violations
- 6 – Unlicensed drivers
- 5 – Unlicensed drivers’ vehicles released
- 17 – Other violations
The checkpoint was funded by a grant from the State of California’s Office of Traffic Safety (OTS) through the Business, Transportation and Housing Agency.