(October 16, 2013)- As required by the Louisiana Supreme Court, the New Orleans Police Department is issuing a public advisory regarding a Sobriety Checkpoint.
Tomorrow night October 17, 2013, the New Orleans Police Department’s Traffic Section will conduct a Sobriety Checkpoint beginning at approximately 7:00 P.M. and concluding at approximately 5:00 A.M. in Orleans Parish. Motorists will experience minimal delays and should have proper documentation, i.e., proof of insurance, and a valid driver’s license if requested.
Superintendent of Police Ronal Serpas said, “I would like to remind all drivers to always drink responsibly and use a designated driver if you are going to consume alcohol.”
The New Orleans Police Department, under the leadership of Superintendent Ronal W. Serpas, is engaged in a complete transformation in its approach to ensuring that New Orleans is a safer place to live, work and visit.
Officer Frank B.Robertson, III