Posts filed under Ohio Drug Checkpoint

Franklin County DUI Checkpoints, Saturation Patrols Scheduled by Multiple Law Enforcement Agencies

Friday, August 19, 2016 Several Franklin County DUI Checkpoints are planned tonight for southeast Columbus and Franklin County. Multiple law enforcement agencies will be participating in these DUI Checkpoints including Columbus, Police and the Ohio State Highway Patrol. 2 Checkpoints planned by the Franklin County DUI Task Force: 9:00 p.m. – 11:00 p.m. DUI Checkpoint… (read more)

Columbus, OH DUI Checkpoints on Riverside Drive and Refugee Rd. Tonight

Friday June 10, 2016 Columbus, OH DUI Checkpoint If you live in or near Columbus, today is bringing excellent weather for boating on O’Shaunessy or Griggs Reservoir or enjoying Happy Hour libations on a patio with friends. If your route home has you travelling down Riverside Drive you may find yourself being checked for alcohol… (read more)

Two North Columbus DUI and Drug Checkpoints Scheduled Tonight

Friday September 25, 2015 Two Sobriety checkpoints are planned tonight on the North side of Columbus. Both checkpoints are scheduled to have Drug Recognition Experts. Drug Recognition Experts, also referred to as DRE’s are specially trained police officers who assess drug impairment based on a specific set of guidelines, such as, eye movement and certain behavioral… (read more)

Columbus West Side DUI/OVI Checkpoint Scheduled Tonight

Friday July 10, 2015 The Franklin County DUI Task Force has scheduled a DUI checkpoint tonight on the West Side of Columbus in Prairie Township. The sobriety checkpoint is planned for the area of Norton Rd south of W. Broad Street, and is scheduled to run from 9:00 p.m. through 1:00 a.m. Columbus DUI Defense… (read more)

DUI Checkpoint in Columbus/Bexley, Ohio Tonight on East Main Street

Friday May 15, 2015 The Franklin County DUI Task Force has announced a DUI Checkpoint in Columbus, Ohio. The sobriety checkpoint is scheduled to be held just to the east of Alum Creek Drive on East Main Street in the Bexley area. Columbus, Ohio DUI Checkpoint at or near the intersection of E. Main St…. (read more)

West Side Columbus Ohio DUI Checkpoints Tonight

Friday October 10, 2014 From 9-11 p.m. West Broad Street at I-70, Near the BMV in Columbus, Ohio (It is not specified which whether the Columbus Police DUI Checkpoint will set up to the east or west of I-70. From 1-3 a.m. Saturday Morning Georgesville Rd at Atlanta Drive   While we always recommend and… (read more)

DUI Field Sobriety Tests in Ohio and Marijuana: What is the Relevancy?

The standardized field sobriety tests (SFST) which are discussed in detail on a previous blog are routinely administered when a driver is pulled over for D.U.I.  The police will request that the driver perform three tasks: 1) the horizontal gaze nystagmus (HGN) which requires the following of a pen with your eyes while the officer… (read more)