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CHP Warns Public about Impaired Rideshare Drivers


The increased use of rideshare apps such as Uber and Lyft has undoubtedly been a gamechanger in the drinking game. For cities without a widespread public transit system, it provides drunk people with a convenient way to get home. Plus, … Continue reading

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Cinco De Mayo Los Angeles DUI Checkpoints


Cinco de Mayo was, originally, a celebration of Mexico’s victory over the French at the Battle of Puebla in 1862. May 5th has, however, evolved into a day where thousands of Mexican-Americans in Southern California, and throughout the country, celebrate Mexican heritage. With the tacos and piñatas come the beers and margaritas. But don’t celebrate freedom by having the police take it away for DUI this Cinco de Mayo. Continue reading

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Cinco de Mayo DUI Crackdown


This year, Cinco de Mayo lands on a Saturday. Anticipating a higher rate of DUIs as a result of the convenient timing, law enforcement agencies will be increasing patrols and sobriety checkpoints in hopes to deter celebrators from driving drunk. Continue reading

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