Chicago’s DUI Strike Force (Infographic) #Not1More

For the last 6 months OCAD has kept an eye out on the behavior of Chicago’s DUI Strike Force. They came to our attention when the Chicago Tribune reported that 84% of the check points over an expanse of 2 years were placed in Latino and Black communities. Here is an infographic explaining some of what we have found, brought to you in collaboration with Mijente and the #Not1More Campaign.
2016-03-17 dui checkpoints v3


List of sources cited in this infographic:

Caputo, Angela. “Chicago police sobriety checkpoints target black, Latino neighborhoods.” Chicago Tribune. May 8, 2015.

Caputo, Angela. “Chicago DUI checkpoints still concentrated in minority neighborhoods.” Chicago Tribune. September 11, 2015.

Escalante, John. “DUI Strike Force Patrol – 017th Dsitrict Albany Park News Release.” Chicago Police Department. March 16, 2016. 

Caputo, Angela. “Find your town: Searchable database of DUI arrests.” Chicago Tribune. May 8, 2015.


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