391 vehicles checked for suspended licenses
The Youngstown Police Department conducted its first driving-under-suspension checkpoint for this year March 18 on Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard near Superior Street on the city’s North Side. During the checkpoint, 391 vehicles were processed.
There were 39 vehicles redirected to a diversion zone for additional processing. Two people were arrested on outstanding warrants.
There were 13 drivers cited for driving under suspension (driving without a license). Four drivers were cited for other traffic offenses. Two people were charged with wrongful entrustment of a motor vehicle.