062713 DWI checkpoint in Belmont area will be operational before end of the month - 102

BELMONT — Police departments in Northfield, Franklin, Sanbornton, Tilton and Belmont are cooperating as a Regional DWI Task Force and will be conducting a sobriety checkpoint in Belmont at some point before June 29. The exact time and location of the checkpoint is not being disclosed.
The checkpoint — at which all drivers will be pulled over to check for impaired operators — has been approved by Superior Court.
Belmont Police Chief Mark Lewandoski noted that New Hampshire has some of the most aggressive laws in the country to fight the intoxicated driver and the law enforcement community will use those tools to their full extent.