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December 28, 2012
With New Year’s Eve right around the corner this means law enforcement officers throughout the state of Florida begin will begin to set up DUI checkpoints that are scheduled to begin this weekend and continue through the holiday.
Whether you plan to have a big night out with champagne and streamers, or are just planning to enjoy the college bowl games on the couch with some beer, it is important to make smart decisions and avoid drinking and driving. You can be sure that police will be out in full force looking to arrest those suspected of driving drunk this New Year’s.
New Year’s Eve is one of the biggest drinking days of the year. Because of this fact, it is best to devise a plan of action before the clock strikes midnight. As you plan your celebration to ring in 2013, here are a few reminders regarding sobriety checkpoints on New Year’s weekend:
The above tips can keep you and those around you safe from tragedy this New Year’s Eve. Remember, the best way to avoid a DUI this New Year’s weekend is to not get behind the wheel while under the influence of any amount of alcohol or drugs. If you are planning to consume a few alcoholic beverages, make sure you have a designated driver or an alternate way to get home.
In the unfortunate event that you are arrested this New Year’s Eve for DUI, contact a Florida DUI Defense Attorney at Whittel & Melton online or reach us statewide and toll-free at 1-866-608-5529. We are available nights and weekends, 24 hours a day, seven days a week.
The Florida DUI Defense Attorneys at Whittel & Melton wish you a safe and enjoyable New Year’s celebration!