The Costa Mesa Police conducted a sobriety checkpoint on May 22, 2009, at Harbor Boulevard and Fair Drive.
During the hours of operation, 1,561 vehicles drove through the checkpoint and 516 of those drivers were screened. Police conducted 32 DUI investigations resulting in 4 DUI arrests. In addition there was 1 warrant arrest, 9 drivers were cited for driving without driver licenses, and 3 drivers were cited for driving on a suspended / revoked CDL. A total of 14 other traffic citations were issued for miscellaneous vehicle code violations and 13 vehicles were impounded.
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