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This Memorial Day Weekend the Evanston Police Department will be conducting a roadside safety checkpoint. The checkpoint will be the night of May 25 into the early morning hours of May 26 as a part of the “Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over” traffic enforcement campaign to reduce impaired driving.

The location of the roadside safety check point will be the 1900 block of Dempster Street.

Drivers operating a motor vehicle during this holiday weekend should have a designated driver if their plans include consuming alcoholic beverages. Be safe and don’t drink and drive. 

Questions regarding Evanston Police traffic enforcement initiatives can be directed to the media line at (847)866-5026 or Traffic Sergeant Williams at (847)866-5079.