Official Coral Gables Police Department Press Release
On Friday, September 2, 2022, the Coral Gables Police Department’s Traffic Enforcement Unit along with officers from multiple agencies, will be conducting a sobriety checkpoint at the 5600 block of Southwest 8 Street. The checkpoint will begin at approximately 7:00 p.m. on Friday night and conclude at approximately 1:00 a.m. Saturday morning.
Motorists approaching the checkpoint will see informational signs advising them of a sobriety checkpoint ahead. Vehicles will be diverted into the checkpoint in a preset rotation.
The goal of the checkpoint is to create public awareness and deter people from driving under the influence. This operation is part of the Coral Gables Police Department’s continuing effort to make our roadways safer for all citizens.