DUI/Driver’s License Checkpoint Planned for Friday, Sept. 24

PASADENA, Calif.—Pasadena Police Department will hold a DUI/driver’s license checkpoint Friday, Sept. 24, from 6 p.m. to 3 a.m. at an undisclosed location within Pasadena city limits. Checkpoint locations are chosen based on a history of DUI crashes and arrests. The primary purpose of checkpoints is not to make arrests, but to promote public safety by stopping drivers from driving impaired. During the checkpoint, officers will look for signs that drivers are under the influence of alcohol and/or drugs, with... continue reading »"DUI/Driver’s License Checkpoint Planned for Friday, Sept. 24"

DUI/Driver’s License Checkpoint Planned for June 28

PASADENA, Calif.—Pasadena Police Department will be conducting a DUI/driver’s license checkpoint on Friday, June 28, at an undisclosed location within city limits between the hours of 7 p.m. and 3 a.m. DUI checkpoints like this one are placed in locations based on collision statistics and frequency of DUI arrests. Officers will be looking for signs of alcohol and/or drug impairment and will also check drivers for proper licensing. Pasadena Police Department reminds drivers that “DUI Doesn’t Just Mean Booze.” If... continue reading »"DUI/Driver’s License Checkpoint Planned for June 28"

DUI/Driver's License Checkpoint Planned for March 1

PASADENA, Calif.—Pasadena Police  Department will be conducting a DUI/driver's license checkpoint on Friday, March 1, at an undisclosed location within city limits between the hours of 7 p.m. and 3 a.m. DUI checkpoints like this one are placed in locations based on collision statistics and frequency of DUI arrests. Officers will be looking for signs of alcohol and/or drug impairment and will also check drivers for proper licensing. Pasadena Police Department reminds drivers that “DUI Doesn’t Just Mean Booze.” If... continue reading »"DUI/Driver's License Checkpoint Planned for March 1"

DUI Checkpoint Results in 10 Arrests

PASADENA, Calif.—On Friday, January 25, the Pasadena Police Department conducted a DUI/driver's license checkpoint on Pasadena Avenue, south of California Boulevard. The checkpoint was conducted between the hours of 6 p.m. and 3 a.m. In total, 10 arrests were made over the duration of the checkpoint. Nine people were arrested for being either unlicensed or driving with a suspended driver's license. One person was arrested for driving under the influence. Three vehicles were impounded, and one firearm was recovered. Drivers... continue reading »"DUI Checkpoint Results in 10 Arrests"