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News Release

Monday, December 22, 2003

Media Relations

LAPD Cracks Down on Drunk Driving

 

What:
Sobriety Checkpoint

Where:
Sherman Way and Van Nuys Boulevard

When:
December 27, 2003, 9:00 p.m. to
December 28, 2003, 1:00 a.m.

Los Angeles: The Los Angeles Police Department, in association with the California Highway Patrol, will be conducting a sobriety checkpoint.

The intention of the checkpoint is to raise community awareness of the Department’s commitment to minimizing the property damage, injury and death associated with the intoxicated driver. Ms. Tina Pasco, Executive Director of the Mothers Against Drunk Drivers (MADD) will be in attendance during the operation.

For further information please contact Sergeant Lawrence Jones, Valley Traffic Division, at 818-756-8381.

This news advisory was prepared by Public Information Officer Jason Lee, Media Relations Section, 213-485-3586.