Some of the world’s most successful businesses call the City of Irvine home such as Allergan Inc., Blizzard Entertainment, In-n-Out Burger, Masimo and Kia Motors. Irvine is filled with entertainment destinations serving local businesses, residents, and visitors who fly in and out of John Wayne Airport.

The City of Irvine boasts a number of bars like the Yardhouse, restaurants like Javiers, and other attractions, such as the Irvine Spectrum, Dave & Busters, the Irvine Improv, FivePoint Amphitheatre, Oak Creek Golf Club, Strawberry Farms, and Shady Canyon. 

Irvine is also home to numerous colleges and universities, such as the University of California, Irvine (UCI), Concordia University, Irvine Valley College, Western State College of Law, Standbridge University, and California Intercontinental University. Satellite campuses for California State University, Fullerton (CSUF), University of La Verne, Pepperdine University Graziadio Business School, and The Rinker Campus of Chapman University are also in Irvine.

Police officers in Irvine are on the lookout for drivers under the influence of alcohol or drugs in and around these areas.

The Irvine Police Department mainly provides law enforcement in Irvine. Still, the University of California Police Department has jurisdiction – including the power to arrest you for DUI in Irvine – in areas of Irvine near the UC Irvine campus. The California State University Police Department can also arrest you for a DUI in Irvine, near the CSU Fullerton Irvine campus. Irvine Valley College also has its own on-campus police department. If you are on the 5, 405, or 133  you can be arrested for DUI by the California Highway Patrol.

These police departments record Irvine DUI investigations, and arrests. There can also be video from within the police department and the jail showing your blood getting drawn. This type of evidence can be obtained by an Irvine DUI Defense Attorney to determine whether or not you have a defense in your DUI case. This may lead to the dismissal of your Irvine DUI charges or a reduction of the DUI charges to a lesser offense


If you were arrested in Irvine for DUI, contact Irvine DUI Defense Attorney Richard Wagner for a free Irvine DUI Consultation and DUI Case Evaluation.

Orange County

7700 Irvine Center Drive
Suite 800,
Irvine, Orange County, CA. 92618
Phone: (714) 403-6317
Secondary phone: (714) 721 4423



Click here for contact information for the Irvine Police Department

Click here for contact information for the UCI Police Department

Click here for contact information for the Irvine Valley Police Department

To reach the Irvine Campus – California State University, Fullerton Police Department call (657) 278-1626

Courthouse for DUIs in Irvine

Orange County Superior Court, Harbor Justice Center, Newport Beach Facility, 4601 Jamboree Road, Newport Beach, California (657) 622-5400/(877) 872-2122.