Sunday, June 30, 2013

DUI Drivers Targeted This July 4th

July 4th weekend 2013 promises to be a banner holiday for law enforcement, the state of California has earmarked over a million dollars to checkpoint utilization and enforcement, saturation patrols will make up the remainder of the budget.  Los Angeles County alone has implemented a task force approach will will involve numerous city police agencies and a mobile phlebotomist who will be available to collect samples from DWI suspects for DMV and Court purposes.  The Torrance police alone have publicly stated that it will be on high alert status with its close proximity to the beach areas .  Redondo Beach and Hermosa both have announced a "zero tolerance" to those driving under the influence and has set aside additional resources to deal with the high number of anticipated arrests.