Winter DUI Update
updated: Dec 19, 2012, 5:01 PM
Source: Avoid the 12
The Winter Holiday Anti-DUI crackdown has resulted in a significant number of
from local routine traffic enforcement and special AVOID the 12 DUI deployments
winter enforcement period started on Friday December 14th.
From 12:01 AM Friday December 14th through 12:00 PM Wednesday December 19th ,
representing 12 county law enforcement agencies have arrested 45 individuals for
under the influence of alcohol or drugs. In 2011, 56 DUI arrests occurred during
time period. (NOTE: These numbers are only provisional with some agencies yet to
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
Agency DUI Task Force operations and local Roving DUI patrols are all part of
wide crackdown during the 19 day Winter Holiday Campaign.
Police, Sheriff and the CHP encourage all motorists to help make your community
Report Drunk Drivers - Call 911! Funding for this program is provided by a grant
California Office of Traffic Safety, through the National Highway Traffic Safety
DUI arrest data collection will continue through New Year's Weekend, midnight
January 1, 2013.
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