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Thousand Oaks - Update on Thousand Oaks DUI / Driver's License Checkpoint
8/12/2013 8:00:00 AM


Nature of Incident:

(UPDATE) DUI / Drivers License Checkpoint

Report Number:



Thousand Oaks

Date & Time:

August 10, 2013 9:00 pm to 3:00am

Unit Responsible:

Thousand Oaks Police Department Traffic Bureau






On August 10th 2013, the Thousand Oaks Police Department held a DUI / Drivers License checkpoint.  The checkpoint was set up for westbound traffic on Borchard Road east of Wendy Drive. In addition to the deputies working the checkpoint, motorcycle deputies were assigned to the streets in and around the checkpoint for additional enforcement.


Deputies contacted 477 drivers, conducted 13 DUI investigations, issued 14 citations, made 2 arrests and towed 2 cars.  Two drivers were arrested for driving under the influence of alcohol. The 14 citations were issued for a variety of traffic related infractions.


This operation was funded through a grant from the California Office of Traffic Safety (OTS) through the National Highway Transportation Safety Administration (NHTSA).


For any questions related to DUI and traffic enforcement, please contact Senior Deputy Kelly Roark at (805) 494-8245.


Deputy Preparing Media Release:

Sergeant R. Harwood

Media Release Date:

August 11, 2013

Follow-Up Contact:

Sr. Deputy Kelly Roark 

805 494-8271


Approved by:

Captain Melissa Smith