Sonora, CA — The Sonora Police Department will conduct a D.U.I.-Seatbelt violation checkpoint somewhere within the city limits Saturday evening and early Sunday morning.
The checkpoint will be established at an unspecificed location from 8pm until 2am within the three square miles of the city limits.
Traffic Officer Jaemie Boeding states that D.U.I.´s have increased of late. The department maintaines a “zero tolerance” when it comes to drivers who have been drinking.
Boeding adds that funding for such checkpoints is made possible by the Office of Traffic Safety. The next D.U.I. Checkpoint may be scheduled for the three day Fourth of July weekend.
Written by Bill Johnson