The New Orleans Police Department will be conducting sobriety checkpoints around the Orleans Parish area between 9pm and 5am TONIGHT THURSDAY AUGUST, 16. Police state that the checkpoints are aimed at impaired motorists and reducing alcohol-related crashes. Although a time frame is identified, locations are not specified. Prepare to have proper documentation available if requested such as proof of insurance, driver's license, etc. Please don't drink and drive - but if you are arrested for a DWI, call Bloom Legal immediately at (504) 599-9997 for expert legal consultation.