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Labor Day Weekend 2016 DUI Checkpoints in OC
Orange County DUI Checkpoints Labor Day Weekend 2016 are announced. Look for Labor Day Weekend 2016 DUI Checkpoints in OC and sobriety checkpoints in the cities of:
- Lake Forest;
- Buena Park;
- Seal Beach; and
- Saturation Patrols announced in Anaheim and in South County:
- South Orange County under the direction of the Orange County Sheriff’s Department. Laguna Hills, Laguna Niguel, Aliso Viejo and Laguna Woods will see Orange County Sheriff’s Saturation Patrols.
- Anaheim will have Saturation Patrols all this weekend and all next weekend.
There are DUI Checkpoints in Fullerton, Brea, Anaheim, Buena Park, Lake Forest, Seal Beach and Saturation Patrols announced in Anaheim and in South County. The Orange County DUI Checkpoints are on 09/01/2016 in Fullerton, 09/02/2016 in Brea, Anaheim, Buena Park, Lake Forest, and on 9/4/2016 in Seal Beach; and also Saturation Patrols announced in Anaheim and the South County saturation patrols throughout the entire weekend. Labor Day Weekend 2016 DUI Checkpoints in OC are going to be all over the County. Here’s the rundown:
ANAHEIM DUI CHECKPOINT:
The Anaheim Police Department announced a Anaheim DUI checkpoint on Friday, September 2nd, 2016 at State College Boulevard and Cerritos, in Anaheim between the hours of 8:00 p.m. and 3:30 a.m.
LAKE FOREST DUI CHECKPOINT:
A Lake Forest DUI checkpoint was announced in the City of Lake Forest for Friday, September 2nd, 2016. It will take place at an undisclosed location in Lake Forest, courtesy of the Orange County Sheriff’s Department, between the hours of 7:00 p.m. to 3:00 a.m.. This DUI checkpoint was just announced 3.5 hours before the DUI checkpoint.
FULLERTON DUI CHECKPOINT:
The Fullerton Police Department announced a Fullerton DUI checkpoint on Thursday, September 1st, 2016 at an undisclosed location within the city limits between the hours of 8:30 p.m. and 2:20 a.m.
BUENA PARK DUI CHECKPOINT:
The Buena Park Police Department announced a Buena Park DUI checkpoint on Friday, September 2nd, 2016 at Beach Boulevard and Stanton Avenue, within Buena Park city limits between the hours of 9:00 p.m. and 3:00 a.m.
BREA DUI CHECKPOINT:
A DUI checkpoint was announced in the City of Brea for Friday, September 2nd, 2016. It will take place at an undisclosed location in Brea between the hours of 9:00 p.m. to 3:00 a.m.
SEAL BEACH DUI CHECKPOINT:
A DUI checkpoint in Seal Beach was announced in that city for Sunday, September 4th, 2016. It will take place somewhere on Westminster Avenue in Seal Beach, under the direction of the Seal Beach Police Department, between the hours of 6:00 p.m. Saturday to 3:00 a.m.. Sunday (Sept 5th).
ANAHEIM DUI SATURATION PATROLS
The Anaheim Police Department has stated that they will have Saturation Patrols all over Anaheim this weekend, and next weekend also.
OC SHERIFF SOUTH COUNTY DUI SATURATION PATROLS
Laguna Hills, Laguna Niguel, Aliso Viejo and Laguna Woods are the site of saturation patrols, courtesy of the Orange County Sheriff’s Department (unconfirmed).
Saturation patrols involve trained officers, who drive targeted roadways, Patrols are during select time periods and look for typical DUI behavior. Saturation patrol units are equipped with testing units to provide field breath tests for prosecution of DUI.
Saturation patrols are many times over more effective in apprehending DUI suspects when compared to DUI checkpoints in Orange County.
The video below shows the Irvine DUI Checkpoint last month at Culver and Irvine Center Drive, hosted by the Irvine Police Department, to increase Irvine DUI Arrests in their city. Literature from MADD and how MADD helps, as well as the guidelines and publicity for the DUI checkpoint in Irvine, are described by the Officer in Charge of the DUI Checkpoint. The officer discusses the Ingersoll case, DUI Lawyers in Orange County, the Watson advisement, and various scenarios.
I have discussed why DUI Checkpoints Don’t Work, and Are A Bad Idea, but they continue. Because of the heavy Federal, and State, grant funding, along with contributions for officer overtime, and contributions by MADD. That diverts officers into a less effective activity.
Be careful this Labor Day Weekend 2016 DUI Checkpoints in OC throughout the entire weekend all over Orange County – let people know to expect traffic tie ups near the checkpoints, and save someone from making a bad decision this weekend. If you need the services of our Orange County DUI Attorneys, contact our firm anytime.