LOS ANGELES (CBSLA) – The Los Angeles Police Department will conduct D.U.I. checkpoints Friday and Saturday nights in an attempt to stop impaired driving.
The checkpoints will be conducted from 6-11 p.m. Friday and Saturday. The locations were selected based on a history of D.U.I. crashes and arrests, the L.A.P.D. said.READ MORE: Hollywood Christmas Parade Returns Sunday After Year Off Due To COVID-19
The department reminded the public that impaired driving can happen while under the influence of marijuana or prescription medications, not only alcohol.READ MORE: Inside SoCal: 11/28 Wrap-Up
On Friday, the checkpoints will be set up at Manchester Avenue and Figueroa Street in South Los Angeles as well as Lincoln Boulevard and Maxella Avenue in Marina Del Rey.
On Saturday, the checkpoints will be set up at Sepulveda Boulevard and Rayen Street in North Hills, Western Avenue and 39th Street in South Los Angeles, as well as Western Avenue and Venice Boulevard in Harvard Heights.MORE NEWS: Sunday Expected To Be Busiest Travel Day Of Thanksgiving Season At LAX
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