Updated on: 2/23/2019
DUI Checkpoints in Washington StateCurrently, it is illegal to have to DUI checkpoints in the state of Washington. Several other states have DUI checkpoints and their fatal drunk driving accidents have decreased significantly.
MADD and DUI CheckpointsMothers Against Drunk Driving are trying to push DUI checkpoints in all states. MADD Washington is working to get this law to pass. The DUI checkpoints would not be just anywhere - they would be warranted and at places where DUI accidents are very high and clearly need a closer look.
Some people believe that DUI checkpoints are an invasion of privacy.