The Arroyo Grande Police Division will maintain a DUI Checkpoint starting Friday night time to discourage drivers from getting behind the wheel whereas impaired.
The checkpoint will start at 8 p.m. on Dec. 17 and can proceed via 2 a.m. the next morning. Officers are usually not disclosing the checkpoint location, however say will probably be inside metropolis limits.
Throughout the checkpoint, officers will likely be looking out for drivers drunk or medication.
“The protection of our group is and all the time will likely be our mission,” Michael Martinez, Arroyo Grande Police Chief, stated in a press release on Tuesday. “We’re nonetheless on the market searching for impaired drivers as a result of driving underneath the affect is harmful and places others on the street in danger.”
Officers emphasised that impaired driving can transcend alcohol. It will probably embrace driving after taking sure prescription medicines or over-the-counter medication.