Friday evening sobriety checkpoint in Orleans Parish
In an effort to prevent alcohol-related injuries and fatalities, the NOPD will be conducting a sobriety checkpoint this week.
The checkpoint will take place on Friday, April 26, 2019 between the hours of 9:00 P.M. and 5:00 A.M. (Saturday.)
The location of the checkpoint will not be released ahead of time.
Motorists who encounter this checkpoint will experience minimal delays and should have the proper documentation available if requested – this includes proof of insurance, driver’s license and vehicle registration.
Motorists who are stopped and found to be under the influence will be arrested.
Do not drink and drive.