City Of Chula Vista
Like Us on Facebok   Follow us on Twitter - ThinkChulaVista!   

City of Chula Vista Site Map Contact Us City Calendar of Events Frequently Asked Questions City Services What's New In Chula Vista Chula Vista Attractions About Chula Vista Chula Vista Home

CVPD Home Down Arrow
About Us  
Current Police News  
Community Activities  
Security Alarm Program  
Solving Trespass Problems  
Employee Unions  
Responsible Beverage Service Ordinance  
New Security Alarm Ordinance Information  
Contact Us  
Livescan Scheduling  
Controlled Licenses  
CV City Jail  

  Police Department
2/26/2012 - DUI Operation Results

Chula Vista - Officers from the Chula Vista Police Department conducted a DUI/Driver's License checkpoint on Saturday, February 25th, 2012 on the 600 block of E Street in Chula Vista from 7 pm to 1 am. This DUI/Driver's License checkpoint was aimed at increasing public awareness, decreasing the number of drivers who drive while under the influence of alcohol and/or drugs as well as insuring drivers have a valid driver's license.

During the operation 2,206 vehicles drove through the checkpoint. Out of those vehicles, 561 vehicles were flagged for inspection. Eight drivers were evaluated for driving under the influence. No one was arrested for DUI. One driver was arrested for an outstanding Domestic Violence warrant. Four drivers were driving on a suspended license and twelve drivers were driving without a driver’s license. Four vehicles were impounded on a 30 day hold and 2 vehicles were impounded with no holds for drivers driving without a license or on a suspended license. Eighteen citations were issued for various other vehicle code violations.

The Chula Vista Police Department with funding from a grant from the California Office of Traffic Safety (OTS) through the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration is continuing its efforts to keep our community safe by detecting and deterring impaired drivers. The Chula Vista Police Department is asking for the public’s continued assistance throughout the year to Report Drunk Drivers - Call 9-1-1.


Police Public Information Office

City Of Chula Vista



Arrrow Back To Top  


©2013 City of Chula Vista. All Rights Reserved.

Employees Only