Gerard Cosmetics – Banner
Nothing Bundt Cakes – Banner
IHOP – Banner
Valencia United Methodist Church – Vacation Bible School – Banner
Disneyland – Diamond Celebration – Banner
Adage IT – Banner
Safety Town – Banner
Olive Terrace Bar and Grill – Banner
AV Party Rental – Banner
All Americans Bail Bonds – Banner
Concerts in the Park – 2015 – Banner
Hugo Naturals – Banner
Koalafornia – Banner
Union Bank – Banner
Lancaster JetHawks – Tickets – Banner
Academy Swim Club – Banner
Keyboard Galleria – Banner
Green Convergence – Sun Power – Banner
Beach Bus – 2015 – Santa Clarita Transit – Banner
Oakmont of Santa Clarita – Banner
Beyond Harmony – Banner
Galpin Motors – Banner
Facey – Banner
College Of The Canyons – Banner
Patterson’s Collision Center – Banner
Samuel Dixon – Rubber Ducky – 2015 – Banner
Museum of the Bible – Passages – Banner
Newhall Land – Banner
CLWA – Less Lawn – Banner
Simply Taylored – Banner
Brent’s Carpet One – Banner
Santa Clarita Autosound – Banner
Action Family Counseling – Banner
Valencia Town Center – Farmer’s Market – Banner
It is forecast to be Clear at 7:00 PM PDT on July 04, 2015
Home » Santa Clarita News » Two Arrested At Santa Clarita DUI Checkpoint
Two Arrested At Santa Clarita DUI Checkpoint

Two Arrested At Santa Clarita DUI Checkpoint

The Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff’s Station conducted a DUI/Driver’s License checkpoint on Friday from 6 p.m. 2 a.m. as part of their traffic-safety enforcement effort.

Temperatures dipped into the high 30’s during the checkpoint. This checkpoint was one of many that have been or will be conducted throughout the year in Santa Clarita. The location of Friday’s checkpoint was on Magic Mountain Parkway at Avignon Drive in the Valencia area. 

DUI Checkpoints along with regularly scheduled high visibility DUI enforcement serves as a proven deterrent with the goal of removing alcohol and drugged impaired drivers and heightening awareness of the dangers of driving under the influence. 

  • 964 Vehicles were screened. 

  • 3 Drivers were given field sobriety tests. 

  • 2 Drivers were arrested for DUI. 

  • 4 Unlicensed and/or suspended/revoked drivers were sent to court. 

  • 10 Drivers were cited and sent to court for various Vehicle Code violations. 

“Over the course of the past five years, DUI collisions have claimed 11 lives and resulted in 255 injury crashes harming 363 of our friends and neighbors,” Cohen said. “If everyone planned ahead for a sober, nondrinking designated driver these numbers could be lowered to zero.”

Two Arrested At Santa Clarita DUI Checkpoint

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *


You may use these HTML tags and attributes: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <s> <strike> <strong>

About Perry Smith

Perry Smith is a print and broadcast journalist who has won several awards for his focused, hyperlocal community coverage in several different regions of the country. In addition to five years of experience covering the Santa Clarita Valley, Smith, a San Fernando Valley native, has worked in newspapers and news websites in Los Angeles, the Northwest, the Central Valley and the South, before coming to KHTS in 2012. To contact Smith, email him at
All American Bail Bonds – News Banner
AV Party Rental – News Banner
Academy Swim Club – News Banner
Beyond Harmony – News Banner
Action Family Counseling – News Banner
College Of The Canyons – News Banner
Hugo Naturals – News Banner
Beach Bus – 2015 – Santa Clarita Transit – Tile
Academy Swim Club – Tile
Olive Terrace Bar and Grill – Tile
Safety Town – Tile
Broadscast – Tile
Wicall’s Carpet