The Fountain Valley Police Department arrested two people on suspicion of driving under the influence during Friday’s DUI checkpoint.
Officers stopped 706 drivers between 9 p.m. and 3 a.m. Friday on Warner Avenue at the intersection of Magnolia Avenue.
A total of 718 vehicles traveled through the checkpoint and, in addition to the two DUI arrests, 9 drivers were issued citations for being unlicensed or driving on a suspended license, according to Fountain Valley Police Department Sgt. Steve DeSantis. One vehicle was impounded for 30 days.
Funding for this operation was provided by a grant from the California Office of Traffic Safety, through the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.