The Beckley Police Division will conduct a DUI sobriety checkpoint from 3 to 9 p.m. Saturday, July 30, on Second Road at Thornhill Courts in Beckley.
An alternate location shall be Johnstown Highway at Jefferson Road.
The checkpoint shall be supported by roving DUI patrols all through the night and night time.
In accordance with the press launch, “Officers shall be searching for impaired drivers, underage ingesting and people driving on suspended or revoked driver’s licenses. The aim of the DUI checkpoint is to discourage impaired driving and to teach the general public concerning the risks and penalties of working a automobile whereas underneath the affect of alcohol and medicines. Legislation enforcement encourages everybody to buckle up and designate a sober driver if consuming alcohol. Please Drive Secure.”
The Southern Regional Freeway Security Program will fund the DUI checkpoint.