A total of 24 people were arrested during a DUI checkpoint in Moreno Valley, authorities announced Saturday.
The checkpoint was conducted by the Riverside County Sheriff’s Department between 9 p.m. Friday and 3 a.m. Saturday on Perris Boulevard, north of the intersection with Santiago Drive.
Five people were arrested for driving under the influence of alcohol, and one was arrested for driving under the influence of drugs, Sgt. Robert Grmusha said.
Six people were also arrested for driving with a suspended license, and 10 were arrested for misdemeanor warrants, the department said.
Authorities also arrested one person for allegedly failing to yield at the checkpoint, and one person was arrested on suspicion of public intoxication.
A total of 844 vehicles were screened, according to authorities.