However, Dalton police said they are familiar with the Supreme Court ruling, and the roadblocks held in recent weeks are primarily for traffic safety and not to address criminal activity. The checkpoints are held in accordance with any Supreme Court ruling, Chief Jason Parker said.
Dalton police sent out several news releases in June after meeting with local Hispanics about complaints that police roadblocks target them in an effort to arrest illegal immigrants. The department held 38 roadblocks this year through June, according to the Governor’s Office of Highway Safety website.
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