The Concord Police Department conducted a DUI Checkpoint on Saturday, August 16, 2014 from 10:30 p.m. to 3:30 a.m., as part of The City of Concord’s commitment to public safety.
This checkpoint was one of many that have been or will be conducted throughout the year in the City of Concord. The location of Saturday’s checkpoint was on Clayton Road near Ayers Road.
The goal of the DUI Checkpoint was to bring awareness to the public of the dangers of driving under the influence of drugs and alcohol and remove impaired drivers from the roadway.
The results of the DUI Checkpoint were as follows:
- 349 Vehicles passed through the checkpoint
- 345 Drivers Screened at the checkpoint
- 5 DUI Suspects Arrested
- 7 Field sobriety tests conducted
- 1 Child Endangerment Arrest
These enforcement efforts were funded by a grant from the California Office of Traffic Safety, through the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.
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