52 Arrested and 23 Cited at DUI Checkpoint

52 Arrested and 23 Cited at City of San Bernardino DUI Checkpoint
Posted on Jun 12, 2024
San Bernardino, Calif. – Two drivers were arrested for Driving Under the Influence and 23 citations were issued at a DUI Checkpoint on June 7, 2024.

The DUI checkpoint was held at the 600 block of S. Waterman, from 6:00 p.m. to 2:00 a.m.

47 drivers were arrested for operating a vehicle unlicensed or with a suspended/revoked license. 706 vehicles were contacted during the checkpoint and 24 vehicles were impounded. Two drivers were arrested for active arrest warrants.

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.