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22k screened at checkpoints this summer

3 years 5 months 4 days ago August 21, 2013 Aug 21, 2013 Wednesday, August 21 2013 August 21, 2013 9:45 PM in News
Source: WBRZ
By: Trey Schmaltz

BATON ROUGE- Data released late Wednesday show proof, police are cracking down on people who drive drunk.

From July 1 to August 18, there were 17 checkpoints where 22,000 vehicles were screened. In the summer checkpoint season, 203 people have been arrested.

Authorities have promised a show-of-force through the Labor Day holiday.
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