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Redding Police Conducts DUI checkpoint

NEWS RELEASE

March 6, 2020       11:00 P.M.

 

On March 6, 2020, the Redding Police Department conducted a DUI and driver’s license checkpoint between 7:00 pm and 11:00 pm near the intersection of Hartnell Avenue and Reservoir Lane.

A total of 467 vehicles passed through the checkpoint and were screened by officers. No DUI arrests were made during the checkpoint.

One driver was cited for driving without a license. One driver was arrested for being in violation of court ordered DUI probation, and the vehicle was towed pursuant to the arrest. One Standardized Field Sobriety Test was administered, but the investigation revealed that the driver was not impaired.

Funding for this program was provided by a grant from the California Office of Traffic Safety, through the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.

 

Contact: Officer Snyder ID# 145

Reviewed By: Sergeant Slagle ID# 323