Sobriety Checkpoint June 2019

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Sobriety Checkpoint June 2019

Posted: 06/10/2019




FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

June 10, 2019

 

ELK GROVE PD TO CONDUCT SOBRIETY CHECKPOINT


ELK GROVE, CA
– The Elk Grove Police Department will be conducting a Sobriety/Driver's License checkpoint on Friday, June 14, 2019 at an undisclosed location within the city limits between the hours of 7:00 p.m. and 3:00 a.m.

The checkpoint will focus on removing impaired drivers, as well as unlicensed drivers from the roadways.  Educational materials covering the dangers of driving under the influence will also be handed out to motorists.  The public is encouraged to call the Elk Grove Police Department at (916) 714-5111 (emergency line) or 911 if they observe a suspected impaired driver.

 

Funding for the sobriety checkpoint is provided through a Selective Traffic Enforcement Program (STEP) Grant that was made available by the California Office of Traffic Safety through the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.  For additional information, please contact Sergeant David Monti at (916) 478-8126.

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