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Santa Rosa Police Department
Monday December 15th, 2014 :: 02:45 p.m. PST

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WINTER HOLIDAY AVOID DUI CAMPAIGN – MONDAY UPDATE

PRESS RELEASE
For Immediate Release December 15, 2014

CONTACT: Sgt. Mike Numainville
Phone (707) 543-4108,
Email: mnumainville@srcity.org
WINTER HOLIDAY AVOID DUI CAMPAIGN – MONDAY UPDATE
DUI Arrests are down & DUI Fatalities remain the same as last year at zero.
The Winter Holiday Anti-DUI crackdown has resulted in more DUI arrests from local routine traffic enforcement and special Avoid the 13 DUI deployments overnight in Sonoma County.

From 12:01 AM Friday December 12, 2014 through Midnight Sunday December 14, 2014 officers representing 13 county law enforcement agencies have arrested 20 individuals for driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs. In 2013 30 DUI arrests occurred during the same three (3) day time period.

Over the course of the next several days of the campaign a DUI/DL Court Sting will be conducted in Santa Rosa, extra local DUI Saturation Patrols will be deployed in the cities of Rohnert Park and Santa Rosa.

All regularly scheduled traffic and patrol officers will focus efforts at stopping and arresting DUI drivers during their normal shifts. Multiple DUI/Driver’s License Checkpoints, Multi Agency DUI Task Force operations and local Roving DUI patrols are all part of this region-wide crackdown during the 21 day Winter Holiday Campaign.

Police, Sheriff and the CHP encourage all motorists to help make your community safer: Report Drunk Drivers – Call 911! Funding for this program is provided by a grant from the California Office of Traffic Safety, through the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. DUI arrest data collection will continue through New Year’s, midnight Thursday, January 1, 2015.



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965 Sonoma Ave
Santa Rosa, CA 95404

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