FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: Lt. J. Murphy
DATE: 06/04/2014 PHONE: (760) 839-4901
DUI Enforcement Results
On Tuesday night, June 3rd, officers from the Escondido Police Department participated in a DUI Saturation Patrol. Officers assigned to this detail made 18 traffic stops and conducted 7 Field Sobriety Tests. During the evening, 2 drivers were arrested for DUI, and 2 drivers were cited for being unlicensed or having a suspended license. 2 vehicle passengers were arrested for felony possession of a controlled substance. 6 vehicles were impounded and 8 citations were issued.
Funding for this program was provided by a grant from the California Office of Traffic Safety, through the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.
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Lt. Justin Murphy