FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
July twenty sixth, 2022
Contact: Sgt. Tasha Decosta, 510-293-7169 Tasha.DeCosta@Hayward-ca.gov
5 Arrested at Hayward, CA DUI Checkpoint
Hayward, Calif. – 1 arrested for DUI, 3 arrested for driving whereas suspended for DUI, and 1 arrested for a felony warrant whereas conducting a DUI checkpoint on 7/15/2022.
The checkpoint was held at Foothill Blvd and Metropolis Middle Drive from 7 p.m. to 2 a.m.
887 motorists had been contacted, 23 drivers had been cited for working a automobile unlicensed or with a suspended/revoked license, and three had been arrested and launched from the scene with a quotation for driving whereas their driver license was suspended / revoked for a earlier DUI.
Checkpoint places are primarily based on a historical past of crashes and DUI arrests. The first function of checkpoints is to not make arrests, however to advertise public security by deterring drivers from driving impaired. The Hayward Police Division is dedicated to holding the general public protected when they’re touring.
Funding for this checkpoint was offered by a grant from the California Workplace of Site visitors Security, by the Nationwide Freeway Site visitors Security Administration.