Doral police to conduct DUI checkpoint Friday night

Doral police will be conducting a DUI checkpoint Friday night from 7 p.m. to 3 a.m. at NW 87th Avenue & NW 36th Street.

The checkpoint will be in the northbound lanes of NW 87th Avenue just south of NW 36th Street.

“The goal of this operation is to identify and apprehend impaired drivers before they cause harm to others,” the city’s spokeswoman Christina Baguer said in a press release.

This year, Doral police officers have made 151 DUI arrests, according to city officials.

Officers will also be ticketing people who are are speeding or not wearing their seat belts.

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