DUI Checkpoints Still Resulting In Few DUI Arrests

La Quinta, Calif. – On Friday May 19th, 2023, one person was arrested for DUI, one person was arrested for public intoxication, one person was arrested for delaying or resisting a peace officer, two people were cited for outstanding warrants, and 5 people were cited for being an unlicensed driver, at a DUI checkpoint in La Quinta.

The DUI checkpoint was held at Washington Street and Highland Palms Drive from 6:00 p.m. to 2:00 a.m.

1,950 vehicles were contacted, 34 vehicles were subjected to secondary screening, and 15 field sobriety tests were conducted.

  • Jacob Steven Cordova, 28 years of La Quinta, was arrested for DUI alcohol.
  • Beverly Alexis Rojas, 32 years of La Quinta, was arrested for a domestic battery and failure to appear warrant.
  • Hollyann Brown, 35 years of Palm Desert, was arrested for a narcotics warrant.
  • John Bernard Robertson, 49 years of Lomita, was arrested for public intoxication.
  • Donald Gene Readinger III, 52 years of La Quinta, was arrested for delaying or resisting a peace officer.

 

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