DUI Checkpoints in Silver Lake & Beyond For Holiday Weekend

DUI Checkpoints in Silver Lake & Beyond For Holiday Weekend
Timothy Norris for LA Weekly

Summer's almost over, and we know you want to get your last kicks in.

The LAPD, the L.A. County Sheriff's Department and nearly 100 other local police agencies know this. So while you're enjoying the holiday weekend, they'll be working overtime looking to bust drunk drivers.

They've been kind enough to give us some info about where they'll be and, in some cases, exactly when they'll be there. Study this cheat sheet. Print it out. Take it with you:

-Tonight from 6 p.m. to midnight there will be an LAPD DUI checkpoint at Florence Avenue and Main Street in South L.A.


View Larger Map

-Tonight from 8 p.m. to 2 a.m. there will be a checkpoint waiting for you at Roscoe Boulevard and Gloria Avenue in North Hills.


View Larger Map

-Tonight from 6 p.m. to 2 a.m. Pasadena police will have a checkpoint running somewhere in that city (they're not saying exactly where).


View Larger Map

-Additionally, the Sheriff's Department lists the following Friday night checkpoints and drunk-driver patrols, without specific times and places:

DUI Checkpoint - Inglewood

DUI Checkpoint - Redondo Beach

DUI Checkpoint - Vernon

DUI Checkpoint - CHP East Los Angeles

DUI Checkpoint - CHP Santa Fe Springs

DUI Checkpoint - LASD Malibu

DUI Checkpoint - LASD Norwalk

DUI Patrol - Avoid the 100 (East) Glendora, Azusa, Irwindale, Covina, La Verne, Pomona, Claremont

DUI Patrol - Avoid the 100 (East) Arcadia, West Covina, Baldwin Park School Police, El Monte, Monrovia, Sierra Madre, and CHP

DUI Patrol - Avoid the 100 (West) El Camino College Police, El Segundo, Gardena, Hawthorne, Hermosa Beach, Inglewood, Manhattan Beach, Palos Verdes Estates, Redondo Beach, Torrance

DUI Patrol - Pomona

DUI Patrol - San Gabriel

DUI Patrol - Whittier

-Saturday from 8 p.m. to 2 a.m. there will be an LAPD checkpoint at Topanga Boulevard and Devonshire Street in Chatsworth.


View Larger Map

-Saturday from 8 p.m. to 2 a.m. there will be a checkpoint for you hipsters at Sunset Boulevard and Fountain Avenue in Silver Lake.


View Larger Map

-Saturday from 8 a.m. to 2 a.m. there will be a checkpoint on Olympic Boulevard at Lake Street in the Westlake District.


View Larger Map

-Saturday from 5 p.m. to 1 a.m. there will be a DUI "saturation patrol" in the LAPD's 77th Street Division area of South L.A.

DUI Checkpoints in Silver Lake & Beyond For Holiday Weekend
LAPD

Finally, the Sheriff's Department lists the following operations for Saturday, Sunday and Monday:

 

DUI Checkpoint - El Monte

DUI Checkpoint - Long Beach

DUI Checkpoint - San Gabriel

DUI Checkpoint - Torrance

DUI Checkpoint - CHP Antelope Valley

DUI Checkpoint - CHP Altadena

DUI Checkpoint - CHP East L.A.

DUI Checkpoint - CHP Santa Fe Springs

DUI Checkpoint - CHP South L.A.

DUI Checkpoint - CHP West Los Angeles

DUI Checkpoint - CHP West Valley

DUI Patrol - Avoid the 100 (West) El Camino College Police, El Segundo, Gardena, Hawthorne, Hermosa Beach, Inglewood, Manhattan Beach, Palos Verdes Estates, Redondo Beach, Torrance

DUI Patrol - Pomona

DUI Patrol - Whittier

DUI Patrol - CHP Santa Fe Springs

Sunday, September 1

DUI Checkpoint - CHP West Los Angeles

DUI Patrol - Avoid the 100 (West) El Camino College Police, El Segundo, Gardena, Hawthorne, Hermosa Beach, Inglewood, Manhattan Beach, Palos Verdes Estates, Redondo Beach, Torrance

DUI Patrol - Pomona

DUI Patrol - LAPD Southeast Area

Monday, September 2

MEP (Maximum Enforcement Period) - CHP Southern Division

DUI Patrol - Avoid the 100 (West) El Camino College Police, El Segundo, Gardena, Hawthorne, Hermosa Beach, Inglewood, Manhattan Beach, Palos Verdes Estates, Redondo Beach, Torrance

Be safe.

Send feedback and tips to the author. Follow Dennis Romero on Twitter at @dennisjromero. Follow LA Weekly News on Twitter at @laweeklynews.


Sponsor Content

Newsletters

All-access pass to the top stories, events and offers around town.

  • Top Stories
    Send:

Newsletters

All-access pass to top stories, events and offers around town.

Sign Up >

No Thanks!

Remind Me Later >