A drunk driver checkpoint will be in place tonight in Natomas.
Sacramento police will be conducting the checkpoint on Truxel Road near Bannon Creek Drive beginning at 8 p.m. and continuing for about six hours.
Officers will be looking for drivers impaired by alcohol or drugs. They will also checking to see if drivers have a valid license.
The goal of the checkpoint is to "promote public safety, increase awareness of the dangers associated with drinking and driving and serve as a deterrent to potential impaired and unlicensed drivers," according to a police press release.