Category Archives: DUI Checkpoints

Statewide DUI Arrest Increase During Holiday Weekends


The California Highway Patrol has released their DUI arrest and fatality statistics for the holiday season that recently passed. However, it is honestly difficult to determine if the constant DUI checkpoints and rideshare options that are now readily available are … Continue reading

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Almost 400 DUI Arrests Made in CA over July 4th


This Fourth of July, California Highway Patrol reported making a total of 389 arrests across the state in a 30-hour period starting Tuesday. This figure does not include any local DUI arrest statistics. CHP designated a Maximum Enforcement Period (MEP) … Continue reading

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Memorial Weekend Arrests Up from Last Year


Memorial Day is always a busy weekend for DUI arrests and accidents. This year was no different: reports from Burlingame, CA and San Diego, CA show high arrest numbers at DUI checkpoints and increased enforcement. DUI-related arrests across the state … Continue reading

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DUI and the Defense of Entrapment


Imagine a scenario where a person leaves the bar, hops in their car, and drives out of the bar’s parking lot. Unbeknownst to the driver, a police vehicle was sitting in the corner of the parking lot with the officer … Continue reading

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A Google Map Aimed at Reducing Drunk Driving


A Sacramento, California man has created a Google map aimed at curbing drunk driving. Adam Wong created a Google map that identifies restaurants and bars near Regional Transit lines for people to use before and after drinking. “It’s a very … Continue reading

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