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California DUI Checkpoints and You

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California DUI Checkpoints and You

If you traveled in California on the Fourth of July, you very likely passed through a DUI checkpoint. They’ll be back out on Labor Day, and you’ll see more when the holiday season begins. What many Californians may not know is that drivers are legally allowed to turn away from a checkpoint. But if you’re stopped and charged with DWI at a DWI checkpoint or anywhere else in southern California, get legal help immediately and call an experienced Orange County DUI defense ...

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DUI Checkpoints

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DUI Checkpoints

More and more police agencies in southern California and across the country are employing DUI checkpoints in the “crackdown” on drunk driving. What are DWI checkpoints, and what should drivers in southern California know when encountering them?

DWI checkpoints (also widely known as “roadside safety checks” or “sobriety checkpoints”) are the spots where police officers stop and question motorists at random to determine if the drivers are drunk or under the influence of drugs. Checkpoints are usually police roadblocks set up on busy ...

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