Category Archives: DUI Checkpoints

Stay informed about sobriety checkpoints and OVI enforcement actions.

DaytonDUI Free Texting Service – New & Improved

Over the years we have provided you with a free text-alert service, advising you of OVI checkpoints in and around the Miami Valley.  This service has been a major success, so much so that our current platform has to be upgraded in a big way.  Sooooo... Starting February 1st, you can text "DaytonDUI" (one word)…
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Less OVI Checkpoints, More OVI Arrests

Did you notice there were less OVI checkpoints this year? Ohio State Highway Patrol troopers made the decision to change from an OVI checkpoint strategy, to a more concentrated OVI patrol strategy.  So, how many OVI arrests did the Ohio State Highway Patrol make over night Dec. 31 into Jan. 1 in our area?  Numbers…
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Dayton OVI Checkpoint Results

The results are in from the Dayton OVI checkpoint held last Saturday.  ZERO! There were zero arrests for OVI (drunk driving) at the checkpoint. Once again, the absence of arrests were not a deterrent to law enforcement who labeled the checkpoint a success due to its deterrent effect upon the general public.  Other citations include:…
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Ohio State Highway Patrol 6-State OVI Crackdown

State troopers in Ohio will take part in an OVI crackdown on impaired driving this week as part of a multi-state enforcement effort called the 6-State Trooper Project. State police from Indiana, Kentucky, Michigan, Pennsylvania and West Virginia will join in the project with the Ohio State Highway patrol from 12:01 a.m. Friday through 11:59 p.m.…
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Thanksgiving OVI Checkpoint Update

There will be two Thanksgiving OVI checkpoints in Montgomery County tonight (Wed., Nov. 25th). The first checkpoint will be held in the 3300 block of North Dixie Drive from 7-9 p.m. and the second, from 10 p.m. to midnight, will be in the 2500 block of Needmore Road.  Police officers and other officials want these…
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