UPDATED – 8-16-19 – On Thursday the Maryland State Police and other Worcester County law enforcement agencies conducted a sobriety checkpoint at Route 50 and Silver Point Lane in Berlin. The checkpoint started at 11pm and ended just after midnight Friday morning – 415 vehicles that passed through the checkpoint with no impaired drivers being contacted. Afterwards, a countywide saturation patrol was conducted. During the saturation patrol, four DUI arrests were made.
Don’t be surprised to come across a DUI sobriety checkpoint somewhere in Worcester County Thursday night! Maryland State Police and other law enforcement agencies will be operating the checkpoint in an effort to locate impaired drivers but also to promote public awareness of the dangers of impaired driving.