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10 people arrested in Santa Maria DUI checkpoint

Posted at 3:00 PM, Jan 13, 2019
and last updated 2019-01-13 17:56:13-05

The Santa Maria Police Department said they arrested 10 people at a DUI checkpoint Saturday night on 100 S. Broadway between 6 p.m. and 3 a.m.

In total, the police department screened 386 cars.

The arrests included:

  • 2 — DUI-alcohol suspect arrests
  • 2 — arrested on other criminal charges
  • 6 — driver cites/ arrested for driving a car unlicensed or with a suspended or revoked license

The police department also gave out 10 citations.

SMPD will be doing another DUI checkpoint on Feb. 22.