Sacto 9-1-1
December 31, 2011
Midtown DUI check point nets three arrests

Sacramento police conducting a DUI checkpoint at 21st Street and Capitol Avenue overnight Friday arrested three people, according to the department's activity log.

Police encountered 798 vehicles during the check.

They screened 32 drivers for license violations, with 19 citations issued.

Eight drivers were screened for possible impaired driving and officers had 14 vehicles towed.

Police also encountered two subjects with outstanding warrants.

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