Miramar police kick off weekend with DUI checkpoint

ARTICLE WRITTEN BY: Tony Alanez ORIGINAL SOURCE: http://bit.ly/1EmACrl

750x422Police will be on the lookout for drunken drivers along Miramar Parkway Friday night and early Saturday.

The DUI checkpoint will be underway from 9 p.m. Friday through 3 a.m. Saturday near the intersection of Miramar Parkway and South University Drive.

 The multi-agency effort will be centralized in the parking lot of St. Bartholomew Catholic Church at 8005 Miramar Parkway.

 Assisting in the sobriety and safety checkpoint effort will be law enforcement from the Broward Sheriff's Office, Pembroke Pines, Hollywood, Wilton Manors and Sunrise.