Results Oxnard DUI Checkpoint

dosage arial, look sans-serif;”>On Friday, generic January 22, 2016, between the hours of 8:00 p.m. and 3:00 a.m., officers from the Oxnard Police Department conducted two DUI/Driver’s license checkpoints in the City of Oxnard. The first checkpoint was conducted in the westbound lanes of Pleasant Valley Road east of “C” Street. The second checkpoint was conducted in the southbound lanes of Oxnard Boulevard south of Spur Drive. These locations were chosen to provide increased DUI deterrence and in response to recent alcohol related arrests and/or DUI collisions.

The checkpoints resulted in the following:

• 730 vehicles through
• 730 drivers screened
• Three DUI investigations
• Two DUI alcohol arrests
• Nine citations issued to unlicensed drivers
• Three citations issued to drivers with a suspended/revoked license
• 26 total citations issued
• Five vehicles towed

The Oxnard Police Department will continue to conduct DUI enforcement operations this year. These operations are an effort to reduce the number of alcohol related crashes and to make our roadways and community safer. We also remind people that if they see an impaired driver to dial 911. These DUI enforcement operations are funded by grants from the California Office of Traffic Safety (OTS) and through the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.

For any questions related to DUI and traffic enforcement, please contact Senior Officer Jamie Brown at (805) 385-7749 or via e-mail at [email protected].

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Photo Credits: George Miller – File

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