Solano CHP plans DUI checkpoint
FAIRFIELD — The California Highway Patrol will conduct a sobriety checkpoint this weekend in Benicia.
The precise location of the checkpoint was not disclosed.
All vehicles will be stopped to see if drivers are under the influence of alcohol or drugs, to the extent that traffic volume allows. Drivers who do not have a valid driver’s license will be cited and may have their vehicles towed.
The checkpoint will begin at 8:30 p.m. Friday and continue until 1 a.m. Saturday.
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Glen Faison joined the Daily Republic as managing editor in September 2009. He previously worked as a reporter and editor for daily and weekly newspapers in the San Joaquin Valley for 20-plus years. His experience includes time as editor of the Golden Eagle, a military paper serving the Lemoore Naval Air Station. He graduated from Fresno State University with a bachelor's degree in journalism and bleeds Bulldogs red. He is an avid Washington Redskins fan, and attended the 1988 NFC Championship Game against the Minnesota Vikings at RFK Stadium. He married his wife, Jill, in 2005, and has three children: Courtni, Tyler and Hayli.