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How accurate is a Breathalyzer test?

For years, California police officers have used field sobriety exams, chemical tests and breath analysis tools to detect intoxicated drivers. However, the differences between these strategies have stirred debate about which tests are the most accurate and appropriate. Breathalyzers are a very common tool in highway patrol cars, but they are still controversial for a number of reasons.