Correction: This story was updated at 12:45 p.m. A previous version stated the checkpoint was the next two weekends. Police will conduct the checkpoints sometime within the next two weeks. Patch regrets the error.
If you're out drinking over the next two weekends, make sure you have a ride home.
will be out on the streets conducting a sobriety checkpoint both within the next two weekends, in an effort to reduce alcohol related crashes.
According to police, the checkpoint targets areas with the highest alcohol-related traffic crashes.
Motorists passing through the checkpoint should experience only a minimal delay while speaking to officers on the dangers of drinking and driving.
Here are a list of local cab/other companies you can call if you need a ride:
- St Charles County Cab: 636-477-1086
- American Cab Incorporated: 636-379-1060
- St Charles Yellow Cab: (636) 724-1234
- ABC/Checker Cab Company: (314) 732-0147
- Cab Supply Inc: 636-978-9970
- Scooter Guy: Call 314-255-1800 for a driver who drives you home in your own vehicle.
- St. Louis Designated Driver: Call 314-330-6598 to be driven home in your own car.