LBPD Sat. Nite DL/DUI Checkpoint @ Anaheim/Daisy: 52 Tfc. Citations, 41 Unlicensed Drivers/Suspended License, 5 DUI Arrests...Plus 1 Arrest For Outstanding Warrants
(July 13, 2003) -- Here's what an LBPD impaired driver/drivers license checkpoint at Anaheim St. and Daisy Ave. delivered in just five hours between 7 p.m. and midnight on Saturday July 12.
- 52 traffic citations
- 41 drivers unlicensed or driving on a suspending license (their cars were impounded)
- 5 arrests for driving under the influence
- 1 arrest for outstanding warrants
LBPD Traffic Sgt. David Cannan tells LBReport.com that area residents gathered and watched with evident approval as LBPD officers conducted the checkpoint.
Funding for the program came via a grant from the CA Office of Traffic Safety through the Business, Housing, Transportation & Housing Agency.