Press Release: Tallahassee Police Department
This evening, the Tallahassee Police Department will be hosting two safety and sobriety checkpoints in the Tallahassee area.The first checkpoint will run from 8:30pm until 9:30pm and will be in the 200 block of Chapel Drive.The second checkpoint will be held from 10:30pm until 11:30pm and will be in the 600 block of West Gaines Street.
The checkpoints are used for the purpose of detecting drivers who are too impaired to operate a motor vehicle, vehicles with faulty equipment, and those drivers operating a vehicle without a valid license. The checkpoints will be well marked by signage, marked patrol vehicles, and uniformed officers. The checkpoints are designed to have a minimal impact on traffic flow and to save lives.
The Tallahassee Police Department reminds you, “Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over”.