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LAPD deploys drug detection swab test at sobriety checkpoints

The Los Angeles Police Department has announced plans to ramp up use of a portable tool that checks for drug use, beginning with a New Year’s Eve crackdown on intoxicated drivers. Officials cited increased medical marijuana use as a main justification.

A state grant supplied the LAPD with a swab testing tool that will be employed at DUI (driving under the influence) checkpoints and jails, Los Angeles officials said at a Friday press conference.

The conference was held to highlight use of the tool alongside breathalyzers - which check for blood-alcohol content - at sobriety checkpoints during the New Year’s holiday.

Read more: http://rt.com/usa/portable-drug-test-lapd-902/

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Yes, lets make sure to get

Yes, lets make sure to get rid of all those slow drivers, we cant have them hurting those poor bags of Doritos.

To climb the mountain, you must believe you can.

Just when you think fascism is beginning to wane.

More reasons to arrest people.