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Bakersfield Police arrest three drivers for suspicion of DUI during Saturday night checkpoint

Posted at 6:18 AM, Apr 15, 2018
and last updated 2018-04-15 09:18:35-04

Bakersfield Police officers held a DUI and driver's license checkpoint on Saturday night and arrested three people for suspicion of driving under the influence.

The checkpoint was held between the hours of 6 p.m. and 2 a.m. on Hageman Road near Riverlakes Drive.

A total of 1,093 cars were screened by officers. Nine drivers were detained to be further evaluated to determine their sobriety level.

11 drivers were cited for driving without a license or a suspended license.