Category: DUIs

Are DUI Checkpoints Legal in Florida?

Are DUI Checkpoints Legal in Florida?

  • On behalf of Mike G Law posted in on Friday, August 21, 2020

DUI checkpoints are not just an urban myth. They are real and legal in many states.  Also known as sobriety checkpoints, DUI checkpoints are often set up near restaurants and bars in the late evening and first hours of the morning. There is also a good chance of running into one on a holiday weekend where the risk of drinking and driving is increased. It is common to question the legality of these checkpoint stops. If you have been asking yourself the question, “Are DUI checkpoints legal in Florida?”, you are not alone. Read on for the facts about Florida DUI checkpoints, their legality, and what your rights are if you are stopped.  What Are DUI Checkpoints? A sobriety checkpoint,... Read More »