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BPD conducting a DUI/ Driver's License Checkpoint Saturday

Posted at 6:40 AM, Apr 11, 2019
and last updated 2019-04-11 09:40:25-04

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. — The Bakersfield Police Department is conducting a DUI/ Driver's License Checkpoint on Saturday.

The checkpoint will be held at an undisclosed location within the city limits on Saturday, April 13 from 6 p.m. to 2 a.m.

BPD says officers will be looking for signs of alcohol and/or drug impairment. Officers will also be checking drivers for proper licensing.

BPD says locations for DUI/ Driver's License Checkpoints are selected based on collision statistics and frequency of DUI arrests.