Cops, Courts and Fire

State Police DUI Checkpoint Nets Zero Arrests


Credit: PA Internet News Service

A Pennsylvania State Police DUI checkpoint held in Lower Bucks County over the weekend did not lead to any arrests.

The checkpoint, whose location was not released, happened last Friday from 11 p.m. until 3 a.m. Saturday.

Troopers said they had 95 contacts with drivers and zero DUI arrests.

The checkpoints, according to state police, are held to ensure the safety of drivers on the roads.


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Tom Sofield

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Tom Sofield has covered news in Bucks County for five years for both newspaper and online publications. In 2012, Tom was honored at the Pennsylvania Newspaper Association Foundation's Keystone Press Awards for his coverage of President Obama's visit to Falls Township in 2011. When he's not covering news in the area, Tom enjoys checking out the newest restaurants and bars, exploring forgotten places of industry in the area, going to local parks and spending time with his friends and family. If there's one thing you should know about Tom, he is a local news junkie through and through. Email: tom@newtownpanow.com Phone: 215-431-1001