ELK GROVE - The Elk Grove Police Department will conduct a sobriety and driver's license checkpoint within the city limits on Saturday, April 9, from 8 p.m. - 2 a.m.
The checkpoint will focus on removing impaired drivers, as well as unlicensed drivers from the roadways. Educational materials covering the dangers of driving under the influence will also be handed out to motorists. The public is encouraged to call the police department at (916) 714-5111 (emergency line) or 911 if they see a suspected drunk driver.
Funding for the sobriety checkpoint is provided through a DUI Enforcement and Awareness Grant made available by the California Office of Traffic Safety through the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.