Roseville PD: Drive sober or get pulled over

Drive_SoberIn a statement released today by the Roseville PD, they want motorists to know that local law enforcement will be cracking down on drunk drivers throughout the area over the coming holiday weekend, as St. Patrick’s Day lands on Sunday.

The statement is below:

Roseville PD and the rest of our partners in Placer County’s Avoid the 7 DUI Task Force urge motorists to plan a safe ride home, and never get behind the wheel drunk or drugged.

During the upcoming holiday weekend, police, sheriff’s deputies and CHP throughout Placer County will be on high alert, cracking down on drunk drivers as part of our Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over public safety campaign. Avoid the 7 will deploy special roving DUI patrols throughout the weekend in several communitiies throughout the area, looking to stop and arrest drivers who are impaired by alcohol or other drugs. Here are some easy steps to have a safe and happy St. Patrick’s Day:

  • Plan a safe way home before the festivities begin
  • Before drinking, designate a sober driver
  • If you’re impaired and you haven’t already lined up a designated driver, then call a taxi or call a sober friend or family member for a ride home
  • Here’s one we all can do: Report Drunk Drivers–Call 911

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