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Columbus, Ohio DUI Checkpoints Tonight on Bethel and Sawmill Roads

Friday October 24, 2014 The Franklin County DUI Task Force is scheduled to hold sobriety checkpoints tonight on Bethel and Samill Roads in Perry Township. From 9-11 p.m. The Franklin County DUI Task Force will hold a sobriety checkpoint on Bethel Rd. east of Kenny Rd.   From 11:30 p.m. to 1:30 a.m. The Franklin… (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)

Drug Recognition Experts: An Effective Tool or Junk Science?

Imagine a situation where someone is driving erratically, crossing over lanes, swerving, and seems to be impaired.  Police pull this driver over and does a field sobriety test which includes a breathalyzer, but no alcohol is detected in their system because the driver didn’t drink alcohol, but took drugs instead.   If it seems the driver… (read more)