Results for SBPD DUI Checkpoint 5.17.24

53 Arrested and 34 Cited at City of San Bernardino DUI Checkpoint
Posted on May 21, 2024
San Bernardino, Calif. – 4 drivers were arrested for Driving Under the Influence and 34 citations were issued at a DUI Checkpoint on May 17, 2024.

The DUI checkpoint was held on the 1700 block of E. 5th Street. from 6:00 p.m. to 2:00 a.m.

49 drivers were arrested for operating a vehicle unlicensed or with a suspended/revoked license. 804 vehicles were contacted during the checkpoint and 30 vehicles were impounded.

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.