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News Release

Tuesday, April 24, 2007

Media Relations

Drunk Drivers Beware

What:
LAPD Sobriety & Drivers License Checkpoint

When:
Saturday, May 5, 2007
7:00 p.m. – 3:00 a.m.

Where:
Pacific Coast Highway and Temescal Canyon Road

Who:
West Traffic Officers and West Los Angeles Area Officers

Why:
The purpose of the Sobriety/Driver's License checkpoint is to reduce the number of traffic collisions involving intoxicated and unlicensed drivers through enforcement and public awareness. Funding for this checkpoint comes from the California Office of Traffic Safety, through the National Highway Transportation Safety Administration. Report Drunk Drivers-Call 911.

For further information contact Sergeant Mitch Windsor, West Traffic Division/Driving Under the Influence (DUI) Team, at 213-473-0222.



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