The Vallejo Police Division will likely be conducting a DUI/driver’s license checkpoint Friday at an undisclosed location inside the metropolis limits.
DUI checkpoints like this one are established primarily based on collision statistics and frequency of DUI arrests, in line with a information launch. Officers will likely be in search of indicators of alcohol and/or drug impairment and also will be checking to make sure drivers have the right licensing.
The Vallejo Police Division reminds drivers that driving underneath the affect doesn’t simply imply alcohol.
“In case you are driving and take pharmaceuticals or medicines with warning labels that preclude you from driving or working equipment, chances are you’ll be impaired sufficient to get a DUI,” the discharge said. “The consumption of marijuana may trigger impairment or lead to a DUI, significantly together with alcohol or different medicine.”
In case you see somebody who’s making an attempt to drive whereas underneath the affect or is visibly impaired, name 911.
Funding for this checkpoint is supplied to the Vallejo Police Division by a grant from the California Workplace of Visitors Security, Nationwide Freeway Visitors Security Administration.