San Mateo County Holiday DUI checkpoint planned in San Carlos

The San Mateo County Avoid the 23 drunk driving campaign will be running a DUI checkpoint at El Camino Real and St. Francis Way from 8:00 p.m. to 1:00 a.m. Friday, July 5 in San Carlos.

Other special driving under the influence enforcement patrols will take place throughout San Mateo County too as part of the statewide Drunk Driving, Over the Limit enforcement campaign.

Police agencies throughout California use DUI Checkpoints, along with regularly scheduled high visibility DUI enforcement, to assist in removing drunk drivers from our highways. Arrests for driving under the influence in San Mateo County are prosecuted at the Superior Courthouses in Redwood City and South San Francisco.

A conviction for a first drunk driving offense in San Mateo County can result in punishment including probation, fines, a DUI school and up to 6 months in jail under the California Vehicle Code. Drivers with multiple offenses for driving under the influence face even greater punishment. Whether arrested for drunk diving in Daly City, San Carlos, Burlingame, or South San Francisco, you need to call an experienced aggressive driving under the influence attorney for help.

For more information about driving under the influence charges, suspended license charges and traffic tickets in San Mateo, Oakland, Sausalito and throughout the San Francisco Bay Area, or for a free consultation, call DUI attorney John Stanko at 415-755-8899, or toll free at 1-877-204-8900.