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Ventura County Sheriff's Office
Monday July 12th, 2021 :: 03:32 p.m. PDT


DUI/Driver’s License Checkpoint Results

Nature of Incident: DUI/Driver’s License Checkpoint Results
Location: City of Camarillo, Ca
Date & Time: Friday, July 9th, 2021, 8:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Unit(s) Responsible: Camarillo Police Department Traffic Bureau
12 Cited at Camarillo DUI/Driver License Checkpoint
Camarillo, Ca. –12 drivers were cited for various violations while conducting a DUI/Driver License checkpoint on July 9th, 2021.  The checkpoint was held on Las Posas Road, north of Calle La Sombra from 8:00 p.m. to 2:00 a.m.
Eleven drivers were cited for operating a vehicle unlicensed or with a suspended/revoked license, 478 drivers were contacted, no drivers were arrested for DUI and no vehicles were towed.
Checkpoint locations are based on a history of crashes and DUI arrests. The primary purpose of checkpoints is not to make arrests, but to promote public safety by deterring drivers from driving impaired.
The Camarillo Police Department is committed to keeping the public safe when they are traveling.
Funding for this checkpoint was provided by a grant from the California Office of Traffic Safety, through the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.

Prepared by:
Sgt. Paul Richards  
News Release Date: Monday, July 12, 2021  
Media Follow-Up Contact: Sgt. Paul Richards (805) 388-5132
[email protected]
Approved by:
Capt. Shane Matthews  

Ventura County Sheriff's Office
800 S Victoria Ave
Ventura, CA 93003

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