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Saturday August 20th, 2016 :: 02:23 a.m. PDT

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AVOID the 13 Sonoma County DUI Task Force DUI/DL CHECKPOINT RESULTS Checkpoint in Petaluma Nets 3 DUI Arrests

AVOID the 13 Sonoma County DUI Task Force
DUI/DL CHECKPOINT RESULTS
Checkpoint in Petaluma Nets 3 DUI Arrests

Petaluma, California – On Friday night August 19, 2016 , between the hours of 7:59 pm and 1:22 am Saturday morning, the AVOID the 13 Sonoma County DUI Task Force conducted a DUI and Driver’s License Checkpoint in the City of Petaluma. The checkpoint was set up to screen W/B drivers on Lakeville highway at S. McDowell Blvd. The purpose of these checkpoint operations was to raise public awareness about the dangers associated with impaired driving and to take enforcement action against impaired drivers and those driving with a suspended license or no license at all.

The checkpoint reported the following results:

1639 vehicles went through the checkpoint
1436 drivers screened by officers for signs of DUI and license checks
65 drivers directed into nearby parking area for a driver’s license check.
24 drivers were administered Field Sobriety Tests
4 drivers arrested for outstanding warrants
2 drivers arrested for DUI alcohol
1 drivers arrested for DUI drugs
0 drivers arrested for DUI alcohol and drugs combined.
12 drivers arrested for driving with a suspended license
17 drivers arrested were for driving without a license
0 vehicle was towed from the checkpoint
0 vehicles impounded for 30 days.


The following drivers were arrested for DUI alcohol:

#1 – Schimka, Kyle Scott, 23 year old Ukiah resident
#2 – Kellenberger, Harrison Bernard, 28 old year Petaluma resident

The following driver was arrested for DUI drugs:

#1- Collins, Jose Trevon Mitchel, 20 year old Vallejo resident.

Funding for this program and the AVOID the 13 DUI Task Force has been provided by a grant from the California Office of Traffic Safety (OTS), through the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.

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Santa Rosa Police Department
965 Sonoma Ave
Santa Rosa, CA 95404

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Non-emergencies: 707-543-3600

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