MEDIA RELATIONS UNIT
December 18, 2009
Subject: Sobriety Checkpoint December 19
As part of a 17-day, Bay area-wide crackdown on DUI-impaired drivers, there will be a DUI checkpoint set for Saturday, December 19. Police will begin checking motorists at 8:30 P.M. at a location that police will disclose two hours before the operation begins.
San Francisco police arrested 121 DUI suspects in last year’s operation, which lasted 21 days.
The California Office of Traffic Safety fund Avoid the 8 through the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.
For more information, please contact:
Lieutenant Jim Calonico
SFPD Traffic Company
850 Bryant Street, Room 549, San Francisco, CA. 94103