Thursday, May 08, 2014

DUI Enforcement Operations Planned this Weekend in Rancho Santa Margarita and Mission Viejo

Posted by CotoBlogzz

Rancho Santa Margarita, California – Deputies from the Orange County Sheriff’s Department (OCSD) DUI Task Force will be conducting DUI saturation patrols this weekend, as part of its ongoing traffic safety campaign.

According to the OCSD, DUI saturation patrols will deploy on Friday, May 9th at 7:00 p.m. until Saturday, May 10th at 3:00 a.m. in the cities of Mission Viejo, Lake Forest, and Rancho Santa Margarita. These patrols will be targeting areas with high frequencies of DUI collisions and/or arrests.

The goal of the program is to reduce the rate at which the citizens of Orange County are killed or injured in DUI related collisions. Through implementation of these events, the OCSD hopes to significantly reduce deaths, injuries and property damage in each of its contract cities.

Funding for this program is provided by your tax Dollars in the form of a grant from the California Office of Traffic Safety, through the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.

The OCSD advices the public that If you see a drunk driver, call 9-1-1.

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