DUI Checkpoint, Drunk Patrol In Hollywood This Weekend

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Thu, Feb 21, 2013 at 10:01 AM

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Now that the Christopher Dorner threat is in the past (thank God), the LAPD appears to be back to full strength and ready to bust your ass with renewed vigor.

Some of the cops that assumed a low profile during Dorner's alleged anti-police reign of terror included motorcycle-based traffic officers who are back:

And they're aiming at Hollywood, starting Friday night. Here's your DUI checkpoint cheat sheet for the weekend.

-Friday from 8 p.m. to 2 a.m. there will be a checkpoint on Santa Monica Boulevard at Gordon Street in Hollywood.

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-Again in Hollywood there will be a DUI saturation patrol all over the community from 7 p.m. to 3 a.m. Saturday.

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-Also on Saturday, from 8 p.m. to 2 a.m., there will be a checkpoint on Lankershim Boulevard at Kling Street in North Hollywood.

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-Finally: Saturday from 8 p.m. to 2 a.m. there will be a checkpoint on Saticoy Street at Winnetka Avenue in Canoga Park.

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Don't act surprised when you see them. You've been warned.

[@dennisjromero / djromero@laweekly.com / @LAWeeklyNews]

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