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Ventura County Sheriff's Office
Friday March 18th, 2022 :: 05:59 p.m. PDT


News Story - DUI / Driver's License Checkpoint Results

Nature of Incident: DUI / Driver’s License Checkpoint Results
Location: City of Thousand Oaks
Date & Time: March 17, 2022 from 6:00 pm to 1:00 am
Unit(s) Responsible: Thousand Oaks Police Department Traffic Bureau
(S)uspects, (V)ictims, (P)arty, (D)ecedent

City of Residence

Thousand Oaks, Calif. –Thousand Oaks Police Department did not make any arrests for DUI while conducting a DUI/Driver’s License checkpoint on March 17, 2022. The checkpoint location was east bound Hampshire Rd. west of Westlake Blvd. from 6:00 pm to 1:00 am.
In addition, 4 drivers were cited/ arrested for operating a vehicle unlicensed or with a suspended/revoked license.
Drivers caught driving impaired and charged with DUI can expect the impact of a DUI arrest to be approximately $13,500. This includes fines, fees, DUI classes, license suspension and other expenses not to mention possible jail time.
The Thousand Oaks Police Department reminds drivers that “DUI Doesn’t Just Mean Booze.” Prescription drugs, particularly those with a driving or operating machinery warning on the label, can impair and result in a DUI. Marijuana can also be impairing, especially in combination with alcohol or other drugs.
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:
Keith Hall, Senior Deputy  
News Release Date: March 18, 2022  
Media Follow-Up Contact: Dennis Sliva, Sergeant
[email protected]
(805) 494-8271
Approved by: Dean Cook, Captain

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

Emergency: 9-1-1
Non-emergencies: 805-654-9511

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