MEDIA RELATIONS UNIT
December 24, 2009
Subject: Sobriety Checkpoint December 27
There will be a sobriety checkpoint on Sunday, December 27, starting at 8:30 P.M. The location will be disclosed to the media and the public two hours before the operation begins.
This operation is part of the multi-jurisdictional campaign against impaired drivers in San Francisco. It is funded by the California Office of Traffic Safety through the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.
Officers from the SFPD, the United States Park Police, and San Francisco State University police will screen drivers until about 1:00 A.M, according to campaign coordinator Lieutenant Jim Calonico of the SFPD Traffic Company.
For more information, please contact:
Lieutenant Jim Calonico
ASFPD Traffic Company
850 Bryant Street, Room 549, San Francisco, CA. 94103