Do dui checkpoints have to be announced?

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asked Sep 23, 2017 in Law Enforcement/Police by ljh (160 points)
Do dui checkpoints have to be announced?

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answered Sep 23, 2017 by Mechanic21 (18,990 points)
Yes dui checkpoints are required to be announced before hand to make them legal.

If they are not announced beforehand then it's considered a violation of your rights to detain you while they do their DUI checks.

But I wouldn't worry about it. As long as you're not driving under the influence of drugs or alcohol then you have nothing to worry about if you go through a DUI check point.

You shouldn't be drinking and driving or doing drugs and driving anyway.

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