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Ventura County Sheriff's Office
Tuesday March 21st, 2023 :: 01:29 p.m. PDT


Driver’s License/ DUI Checkpoint Results

Nature of Incident: Driver’s License/ DUI Checkpoint Results
Report Number: N/A
Location: Thousand Oaks, CA
Date & Time: March 17th, 2023, 6:00 PM- 1:00 AM
Unit(s) Responsible: Thousand Oaks Police Department- Traffic Bureau
(S)uspects, (V)ictims, (P)arty, (D)ecedent

City of Residence

Thousand Oaks, Calif. – On March 17, 2023, a DUI/ Driver’s License Checkpoint was held on westbound Hillcrest Dr. east of Kalinda Pl. from 6:00 PM until 1:00 AM.
576 drivers were contacted. 24 drivers were cited for operating a vehicle unlicensed or with a suspended/revoked license and 4 other drivers were cited for miscellaneous vehicle code violations. There were 2 misdemeanor arrests that were cited and released at the scene unrelated to DUI.
DUI checkpoint locations are determined based on reported incidents of impaired driving-related crashes and areas of high traffic accident occurrences. The primary purpose of a DUI checkpoint is to promote public safety by taking suspected impaired drivers off roads.
Funding for this checkpoint was provided by a grant from the California Office of Traffic Safety, through the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.

Prepared by:
Sr. Dep. Keith Hall
News Release Date:
March 21st, 2023
Media Follow-Up Contact:
Sr. Dep. Keith Hall
Office (805) 494-8271
[email protected]
Approved by: Captain Dean Cook  

Ventura County Sheriff's Office
800 S Victoria Ave
Ventura, CA 93003

Emergency: 9-1-1
Non-emergencies: 805-654-9511

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