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News Release

Saturday, August 15, 2009

Media Relations

West Traffic Sobriety Checkpoint NA09219SF

What:
Sobriety & Drivers License Checkpoint
 
When:
Saturday, August 22, 2009
7:30 p.m. - 3:00 a.m.

Where:
Western Avenue at 8th Street

Who:
West Traffic Division

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 University of California-Berkeley, through the National Highway Transportation Safety Administration.  We can all help make our streets safer Report Drunk Drivers - Call 911.

For further information contact Sergeant John Ficken, West Traffic Division, at 213-473-0222. 

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