BPD holds DUI and Driver's License Checkpoint in East Bakersfield

Posted at 4:22 AM, Sep 16, 2017
and last updated 2017-09-16 10:52:34-04

The Bakersfield Police Department held a DUI and Driver's License Checkpoint Friday night in East Bakersfield between 6:00 p.m. and 2:00 a.m. on Columbus Street. 

BPD says 511 vehicles were screened. Police made one DUI arrest and 16 drivers were cited for driving without a license or suspended license. 

Two drivers were detained to be further evaluated to determine their sobriety influence level.