As summer winds down, the Avoid the 8 – Yolo County DUI Task Force is ramping up its enforcement efforts as part of a national crackdown on drunk driving. The 18-day, high-visibility campaign, Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over, is a partnership with the California Office of Traffic Safety to curb impaired driving and save lives. August 21-September 7 (Labor Day), law enforcement partners in Yolo County, across the state and nationwide will show zero tolerance for drunk driving. Increased state and national messaging about the dangers of driving drunk, coupled with checkpoints and increased officers on the road, aim to drastically reduce the toll of drunk driving.
The County’s DUI Task Force will operate a checkpoint in the City of West Sacramento this Saturday, Aug. 29, 2015 between 7 p.m. – 3 a.m. at an undisclosed location... Read More