Archive for September 2013

Fake Drug Checkpoints: Drivers Beware!

Ohio police are utilizing a new technique to arrest drivers: fake drug check points.  According to Cleveland’s  Plain Dealer, police in Mayfield Heights set up yellow signs that stated “Drug Checkpoint Ahead”.  Because drivers are used to sobriety checkpoints, which are legal, most drivers assume that  drug checkpoints are also legal.  But it is important… (read more)

Columbus Ohio DWI Checkpoint scheduled tonight on Hamilton Rd

9/27/13 DUI – DWI – Sobriety Checkpoint Alert Columbus police have announced as posted late this afternoon on NBC4i that they are scheduled to conduct a DUI – DWI checkpoint on the southeast side of Columbus tonight. The sobriety checkpoint is to be held near Kimberly Parkway at 2550 South Hamilton Road, Columbus, OH 43232…. (read more)

Franklin County DUI Taskforce arrests 6 for OVI on Friday the 13th

Update to the Northwest Columbus DUI checkpoint we posted yesterday: Perry Twp Police, Worthington Police, Sharon Township PD, and the Franklin County Sheriff conducted a sobriety checkpoint on Sawmill Rd yesterday.  According to NBC4i  the Franklin County DUI Task Force reported that of the 1158 vehicles that passed through the DWI checkpoint, they arrested 6… (read more)

Friday the 13th DUI Checkpoints Planned for Northwest Columbus (Sawmill Rd) & Delaware (SR37)

Friday, September 13, 2013 Don’t be superstitious, just have a sober driver this Friday the 13th! DUI Checkpoints Planned for Northwest Columbus, and in Delaware. NBC4i released that the Delaware Post of the Ohio State Highway Patrol will have a sobriety checkpoint on SR37 in Delaware tonight starting at 9pm. NBC4i released the announcement by… (read more)