PORTERVILLE Calif. (KSEE/KGPE) -– The Porterville Police Department released the results of a DUI checkpoint Tuesday Morning.
Porterville Police officers say they made no arrests while conducting a DUI checkpoint on September 22.
The checkpoint was held on Newcomb Street south of Henderson Avenue within the City of Porterville from 8:00 p.m. and 2:00 a.m.
Police say a total of 199 vehicles went through the checkpoint. Checkpoint locations are selected based on a history of crashes and DUI arrests.
Seven motorists were issued citations for driving while unlicensed/driving with a suspended license. One motorist was cited for a seatbelt violation, according to police.
Funding for this checkpoint was provided by a grant from the California Office of Traffic Safety, through the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.