Officers Plan Checkpoint

The Oxnard Police Department will conduct a sobriety checkpoint in central Oxnard on Friday.

Drivers found to be impaired will be arrested and booked, and their vehicles will be impounded. Unlicensed drivers will be cited and their vehicles will also be impounded for up to 30 days.

Friday’s checkpoint will be the 14th this year in Oxnard. According to police, the stops have led to a nearly 30% drop in alcohol-related traffic collisions during the year.