DUI checkpoint in Tallahassee set for Thursday night

Posted at 10:45 AM, Feb 22, 2018
and last updated 2018-02-22 05:49:46-05

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (WTXL) - The Tallahassee Police Department says they are hosting a DUI checkpoint on Tallahassee's Southside Thursday night.

TPD officers will be hosting a safety and sobriety checkpoint in the 400 block of West Orange Avenue.

The checkpoint will run from 11:30 p.m. to 3 a.m. and will be well marked by signage, marked patrol vehicles, and uniformed officers.

They say the operation is designed to have a minimal impact on traffic flow and to save lives.

Law enforcement has a legal obligation to publish this information prior to the check point taking place.