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Santa Rosa Police Department
Thursday July 7th, 2016 :: 06:33 a.m. PDT

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INDEPENDENCE DAY HOLIDAY WEEKEND AVOID DUI CAMPAIGN – WRAP UP REPORT

INDEPENDENCE DAY HOLIDAY WEEKEND AVOID DUI CAMPAIGN – WRAP UP REPORT
The Independence Day Weekend Anti DUI effort is reporting DUI arrests from local routine traffic enforcement and special Avoid the 13 DUI deployments in Sonoma County.

From 12:01 AM Friday July 1, 2016 through Midnight Monday 4, 2016 officers representing 13 county law enforcement agencies have arrested 21 individuals for driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs. (Note: not all agencies have reported in yet).

Law enforcement officials will be conducting its next major Avoid DUI campaign throughout the county and region during the 18 Day Summer Campaign in August ending Labor Day weekend.
Police, Sheriff and the CHP encourage all motorists to watch and report impaired drivers each and every trip around town or during summer vacations: Report Drunk Drivers – Call 9-1-1! anytime motorists encounter that dangerous driver. Funding for this program was provided by a grant from the California Office of Traffic Safety, through the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.
MEDIA NOTE: Avoid programs, named for the number of police agencies in each county, will be conducting other enforcement efforts during special events with identified DUI problems. In recognition that the summer season is among the deadliest time of the year, law enforcement agencies throughout the county will be making every effort to arrest drunk drivers before another life is lost.



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Santa Rosa Police Department
965 Sonoma Ave
Santa Rosa, CA 95404

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Emergency: 9-1-1
Non-emergencies: 707-543-3600

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