Holiday Weekend DUI Checkpoints Announced

07/02/2010 04:55 pm ET | Updated May 25, 2011

The LAPD will be out in force this holiday weekend, and per department policy has announced some of the sobriety checkpoints it will be setting up around the city this weekend. They include:

Cahuenga Boulevard & Broadlawn Drive
North Hollywood, CA
Friday, July 2, 2010
6 p.m. - 1: a.m.

Florence Avenue between Broadway and Main Street
Los Angeles, California
Saturday, July 3, 2010
6 p.m. to 1 a.m.

These do not represent checkpoints set up by other agencies, and there are certain to be many more throughout the city. The Daily News reports:

The California Highway Patrol will begin a maximum enforcement period at 6 p.m. to curb drunken driving and other traffic violations over the Fourth of July holiday weekend.

All available officers will be on patrol during the 78-hour period that will end Monday at midnight, the CHP reported.