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​Sobriety Checkpoint Refresher - PA ONLY

Course Number: AL-242
Course Length: 1/2 Day (3.5 Hours)​

This half-day course is designed to serve as a refresher for officers who currently participate in sobriety checkpoints. It reviews Vehicle Code provisions relating to sobriety checkpoints and DUI enforcement. The curriculum delves into the constitutional issues of sobriety checkpoints at the state and national levels.

The program instructs the officers in site selections, as well as equipment and manpower needs. Applicants for this course must be sworn law enforcement officers.

The course curriculum includes the following:

  • Driving Under the Influence - Vehicle Code Section 3802
  • Implied Consent
  • Sobriety Checkpoint Facts
  • Sobriety Checkpoint Operation
  • Constitutional Case Law