FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
CONTACT: Lt. T. Albergo; 760-839-4901
On Friday night, 11/1/13, officers from the Escondido Police Department participated in a DUI Saturation Patrol. During the evening, three drivers were arrested for DUI. Officers assigned to this detail made 32 traffic stops and conducted 10 Field Sobriety Tests. The officers recovered a stolen vehicle, but were unable to apprehend the driver.
Funding for this operation is provided by a grant from the California Office of Traffic Safety, through the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.
Drunk Driving: Over the Limit, Under Arrest – Report Drunk Drivers – Call 911