The Ocala Police Department says the checkpoint is intended to look for drivers who could be committing various traffic violations.
Possible violations include, but are not limited to:
- Drivers who are impaired
- Vehicles with faulty equipment
- Drivers without a valid license
- No proof of insurance
- Expired tag/registration and;
- Drivers not wearing their seat belt.
If you drink, don’t drive.
If you do not want to be held up in traffic, you may want to consider an alternate route.