39 Arrested and 23 Cited at DUI Checkpoint

39 Arrested and 23 Cited at City of San Bernardino DUI Checkpoint
Posted on May 28, 2024
San Bernardino, Calif. – One driver was arrested for Driving Under the Influence and 23 citations were issued at a DUI Checkpoint on May 23, 2024.

The DUI checkpoint was held at the intersection of Baseline and Waterman, from 6:00 p.m. to 2:00 a.m.

38 drivers were arrested for operating a vehicle unlicensed or with a suspended/revoked license. 533 vehicles were contacted during the checkpoint and 15 vehicles were impounded. Two drivers were arrested for felonies.

DUI checkpoint locations are determined based on reported incidents of impaired driving-related collisions. The primary purpose of DUI checkpoints is to promote public safety by taking suspected impaired drivers off roads.

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