DUI checkpoints start tonight


The Guam Police Department’s Highway Patrol Division will be conducting DUI Checkpoints starting Friday, Aug. 16 from 6 p.m. to 6 a.m. (Saturday) and Saturday, Aug. 17 from 6 p.m. to 6 a.m. (Sunday).

The areas of concentration for the checkpoints will be on:

* Route 1 Marine Corps Drive Dededo to Hagatna;
* Route 16 Army Drive Barrigada to Harmon;
* Route 14 Chalan San Vitores Tumon;
* Route 8 Purple Heart Memorial Highway Maite to Barrigada;
* Route 10 Vietnam Veterans Highway Barrigada to Chalan Pago; and
* Route 4 Chalan Kanton Tasi Hagatna to Chalan Pago.

Motorists are asked to proceed with caution while entering a checkpoint as officers will be situated along the roadways.

The Guam Police Department continues to remind the community to designate a responsible sober driver should you choose to consume alcoholic beverages or adult recreational cannabis.