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Thu August 9, 2012
NOPD to conduct Marigny DWI checkpoint tonight
The New Orleans Police Department will conduct a sobriety checkpoint in the Faubourg Marigny area tonight, according to a department press release.
The checkpoint, manned by the NOPD's Traffic Division, will begin at approximately 9:00 p.m. tonight, and last until about 5:00 a.m. Friday morning, said department spokesperson Hilal Williams. Motorists are advised to have proper documentation, including proof of insurance and a valid driver's license, and should experience minimal delays.
"I would like to remind all drivers to always drink responsibly and use a designated driver," said NOPD Superintendent Ronal Serpas.