UPDATE: Las Vegas police say they arrested 11 individuals for driving under the influence on Wednesday night. 4,502 vehicles passed through the checkpoint located at Charleston Boulevard and Arlington. 35 individuals were tested.
The Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department’s Traffic Bureau along with Officers from the Area Commands will be conducting a sobriety checkpoint on the east side of the Las Vegas valley.
The checkpoint will be supported by the Enforcing Underage Drinking Laws Grant. This checkpoint will raise awareness of LVMPD’s Zero Tolerance toward alcohol/ impaired driving and LVMPD’s efforts to have a safe holiday season.
Officers will be out in full force Wednesday night on the east side of the valley for a DUI checkpoint.
Police will be an undisclosed location from 7 p.m. to 3 a.m. The location is in a high traffic area for crashes and impaired drivers.