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Police Union Sounds Alarm On Planned Cutbacks To LAX Vehicle Checkpoints

The union that represents the rank-and-file police officers at Los Angeles International Airport is raising concerns over a plan to cut back on airport vehicle checkpoints to save money.


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Man Allegedly Causes ‘Significant’ Rear-End Crash At OC DUI Checkpoint

Authorities say several people were injured in what’s being described as a “significant” rear-end crash at a DUI checkpoint in Orange County.


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Border Patrol: Truck With 9 Tons Of Pot Stopped At San Clemente Checkpoint

The Border Patrol says its agents have found more than nine tons of marijuana worth an estimated $14.7 million when they inspected a truck at the San Clemente checkpoint.


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1 Arrested Following Meth Bust At Checkpoint In Indio

Authorities say a driver was arrested at a checkpoint in Indio on Friday after U.S. Border Patrol agents seized about 23 pounds of methamphetamine.


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Motorcycle Cop En Route To Long Beach Checkpoint For Unlicensed Drivers Hit By One

A Long Beach police officer was recovering Monday after he collided with a car allegedly driven by an unlicensed driver.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–02/06/2012

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Police To Heighten DUI Patrols During Super Bowl Weekend

Law enforcement officers around the county Thursday will begin patrolling to look for drunk drivers in the days leading up to Super Bowl Sunday.

CBS2 / KCAL9–02/02/2012

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8 Arrested For Alleged DUI In Overnight Checkpoint Operation

Deputies arrested nine people, including eight for suspicion of drunken driving, during overnight checkpoints in Moreno Valley and Perris, sheriff’s department spokesmen said Saturday.


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Checkpoint Friday Will Target OC Homeless Serial Killer

Orange County authorities are continuing to set up checkpoints in the hunt for a serial killer targeting homeless men.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–01/13/2012

5 Arrested, 43 Vehicles Impounded In Perris DUI Checkpoint

Five people were arrested and 43 vehicles were impounded during a DUI checkpoint in Perris, the sheriff’s department reported Sunday.

CBS2 / KCAL9–08/28/2011

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Group: DUI Checkpoints Unfairly Targeting Immigrants

Immigration activists say police sobriety checkpoints in the Southland unfairly target illegal immigrants.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–02/22/2011

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Faith Evans Pleads No Contest To 2 DUI Charges

Singer Faith Evans has pleaded no contest to two misdemeanor DUI charges stemming from her August arrest at a drunken driving checkpoint near Marina del Rey