DUI Crackdown For Late Summer Includes Hollywood Checkpoint Tonight
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DUI Crackdown For Late Summer Includes Hollywood Checkpoint Tonight

We're not sure why the end of summer is DUI crackdown season, what with all the other wonderful times of year to find drunktards on the road -- St. Patrick's Day, Cinco De Mayo, New Year's Eve, at. al.

It just is.

We've got a boatload of info for you in our latest edition of LA Weekly's DUI checkpoint and drunk patrol cheat sheet. The action starts tonight:

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-Tonight there will be a DUI checkpoint from 7 p.m. to 3 a.m. on Sunset Boulevard between El Centro Avenue and Argyle Avenue in Hollywood (right near the Palladium).

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-Tonight (again!) there will be a checkpoint from 8 p.m. to 2 a.m. on Figueroa Street at Ninth Street downtown (near LA Live).

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-Tonight (again, again!) there will be a sheriff's checkpoint from 6 p.m. to 2 a.m. somewhere in the city of Norwalk (they're not saying exactly where).

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-And, finally, the L.A. County Sheriff's Department is spearheading a late-summer drunktard roundup as part of what it calls a "summer/Labor Day national anti-DUI crackdown."

They're not giving us all the details, but they do have a list of targeted areas:

Thursday, August 23, 2012

DUI Patrol - LAPD - Hollenbeck Area

Friday, August 24, 2012

DUI Checkpoint - Avoid the 100 (West) - Hermosa Beach

DUI Checkpoint - Bell Gardens

DUI Checkpoint - South Pasadena

DUI Checkpoint - Whittier

DUI Checkpoint - LAPD - North Hollywood

DUI Checkpoint - LAPD - Southwest Area

DUI Checkpoint - LASD Norwalk

DUI Checkpoint - CHP West L.A.

DUI Patrol - Whittier

DUI Patrol - Santa Monica

Saturday, August 25, 2012

DUI Checkpoint - Beverly Hills

DUI Checkpoint - Long Beach

DUI Checkpoint - LAPD - Southeast Area

DUI Checkpoint - LAPD - Van Nuys Area

DUI Checkpoint - LASD - Compton

DUI Checkpoint - Norwalk

DUI Patrol - Avoid the 100 (West) Multi-Agency (El Segundo, Gardena, Hawthorne, Hermosa Beach, Inglewood, Manhattan Beach, Palos Verdes Estates, Redondo and Torrance)

Sunday, August 26, 2012

DUI Checkpoint - LAPD - Harbor Area

Don't say we didn't warn you.

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


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