A DUI checkpoint was held from July 17 at 10 p.m. to July 18 at 2 p.m. at Cressona Borough Corridor.
State police at Schuylkill Haven reported having contact with 120 motorists in the course of the four-hour checkpoint. One particular person was arrested for DUI, three have been arrested for drug possession, one was charged with driving underneath a suspended license, one arrest warrant was served and two site visitors citations have been issued. Twenty folks acquired warnings.
The checkpoint is a part of a concerted effort on the a part of state police to scale back the hazard of driving drunk and different substances that impair one’s means to drive. Elevated patrols are deliberate as a part of this effort.