BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KGET) — Bakersfield law enforcement officials will conduct a DUI and driver’s license checkpoint someplace inside metropolis limits on Friday starting at 6:30 p.m.
The division mentioned the checkpoint will happen between 6:30 p.m. and a pair of a.m. Saturday at an undisclosed location.
Officers will likely be checking for indicators of attainable drug or alcohol impairment and correct licensing.
In a press release, BPD says well-publicized and routine DUI checkpoints and patrols can scale back alcohol-related crashed by as much as 20%.
Penalties for DUI arrests may embody jail time, fines and charges that might exceed $10,000. Anybody who sees a probably drunk driver is inspired to name 911.