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Stanislaus County Sheriff's Department
Tuesday October 8th, 2019 :: 08:31 a.m. PDT


Stanislaus County Sheriff's Dept. conducts "Shoulder Tap" Operation with help of ABC Grant

A “Shoulder Tap” operation is designed to prevent youth access to alcohol and discourage adults from purchasing or furnishing alcohol for minors.

On 10/04/2019 Stanislaus County Sheriff Deputies, using under age Sheriff’s Explorers as decoys conducted a “Shoulder Tap” operation. During the seven hour operation the decoy’s contacted 58 people at 11 ABC licensed businesses. One adult purchased alcohol for the decoys.

The adult received a citation for furnishing alcohol to a minor and are scheduled to appear in the Superior Court in Stanislaus County.

Funding for this program was provided by a grant from the California Department of Alcoholic Beverage Control

For further information please contact;
Deputy Patrick McCulloch
(209) 869 7162

Stanislaus County Sheriff's Department
250 Hackett Road
Modesto, CA 95358

Emergency: 9-1-1
Non-emergencies: 209-567-4401

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