Law Enforcement - Police use Dräger Alcotest 5000 breathalyser for roadside alcohol test

Law Enforcement

Ask an expert

We trust in law enforcement – and they can trust in us

Over many decades, Dräger has gained experience in alcohol and drug testing – and we know that law enforcement agencies must be able to completely trust in our equipment and its verification. Our screening devices work on a non-invasive basis and many of them are UK Home Office approved. With unfailingly reliable and simple to use diving apparatus, we allow special units to complete underwater missions with maximum success and minimum risk. Enforcement professionals are committed to making the world a safer place – and at Dräger, we’re committed to helping them do so.

Drug and alcohol testing: UK Home Office approved devices

Dräger Alcotest® 6820

Dräger Alcotest® 6820

The fast and compact Dräger Alcotest® 6820 alcohol detection device meets the stringent requirements of professional breath-alcohol analysis. With its tried-and-tested DrägerSensor, this robust alcohol tester guarantees very rapid response times and precise test results in all weather conditions and can also be adapted to international ...

Product details

Dräger Alcotest® 7510

Dräger Alcotest® 7510

This compact and robust handheld breath alcohol measuring device is especially designed for advanced screening applications. Ideal for use by police, commerce and industry as an alcohol screening device. The Alcotest® 7510 can in many countries and markets be used as an evidential device.

Product details

Dräger DrugTest 5000

Dräger DrugTest 5000

No pipetting, no drips, no timing: With the Dräger DrugTest 5000, a drug test is carried out simply and quickly. The collected saliva sample can be analyzed immediately - for accurate results on the spot.

Product details

Related articles

Blow, who should article
Blow, Who Should

For decades there was no measuring process available to determine a driver’s level of intoxication quickly and reliably. In 1953, Dräger broke new ground with its first ‘Alcotest’. Today, breath-alcohol measurements are even admissible in court.

Download article

Trail of saliva article
The Trail of Saliva

Conventional blood and urine tests are often time-consuming and misleading when testing drivers on the roads. In Belgium, the police have been testing drivers for some years using modern saliva testing – and in Australia you may well be subjected to on-the-spot screening at work.

Download article

Diving gear for special law enforcement units

Dräger DOB M/T

Dräger DOB M/T

The Dräger DOB-M (mobile version) and Dräger DOB-T (table version) are compact, portable oxygen booster pumps which allow oxygen at pressures of up to 300 bar to be efficiently decanted from storage cylinders into apparatus cylinders.

Product details

Dräger LAR 5010

Dräger LAR 5010

LAR 5010 is a closed-circuit diving apparatus for special operations diving. Optionally, the apparatus can be supplied with Nitrox B to enable diving depths of 24 m. LAR 5010 offers the additional option to be back-carried.

Product details

Product finder icon

Haven’t found what you’re looking for?

See more products

Related topics

Worker is screened using the Dräger Alcotest 5000 breath-alcohol tester

Alcohol Breathalysers

The Dräger DrugTest 5000 is used to carry out drug tests in the workplace

Drug Testing Kits

Get in touch with Dräger

Contact us

Draeger Safety UK Ltd.

Ullswater Close, Blyth Riverside Business Park
Blyth, Northumberland, NE24 4RG

+44 (0) 1670 352 891

Call us from Mo - Thurs 8:30 - 17:00h
Fri - 8:30 - 14.00

Draeger Marine and Offshore

Unit E1, ABZ Business Park, International View,
Dyce, Aberdeen, AB21 0BJ

+44 (0) 1224 701 569