Dover – Eight individuals were arrested for DUI last weekend; five at the checkpoint in Elsmere conducted by the New Castle County DUI Task Force and three at the checkpoint in Millsboro conducted by the Delaware State Police. Since January 1st of this year there have been over 3,700 individuals arrested for DUI in Delaware statewide.
Two DUI checkpoints are scheduled to take place this weekend as follows:
Friday November 22nd Camden –– DSP- checkpoint
Saturday November 23rd Bear- DSP & New Castle County DUI Task Force – checkpoint
Checkpoint Strikeforce is a regional sobriety checkpoint campaign aimed at arresting DUI offenders, by using high visibility enforcement to deter those who would otherwise choose to drink and drive. The campaign, a six month long effort running through New Year’s Eve, involves setting up weekly DUI checkpoints statewide.