A Slow Night At The Sobriety Checkpoint – December 8, 2012
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
APD CONDUCTS SOBRIETY/DRIVERS LICENSE CHECKPOINT
The Arcata Police Department conducted a sobriety/drivers license checkpoint on Friday, Dec. 7, 2012 in the 500 block of H Street.
The checkpoint was operated from 8 p.m. to 2 a.m., and 271 cars were screened.
In total, two drivers were cited for driving unlicensed and another driver was cited for driving on a suspended driver’s license. One driver was cited and released for an outstanding warrant and one driver was cited for having improperly seat belted children in the vehicle.
The checkpoint along with increased traffic enforcment, are part of the APD’s effort to reduce collisons and imrpove traffic safety during the holiday season.