Raul Quezada, Chief of Police
PRESS RELEASE, FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: September 2, 2016
Released by: Sgt. Daron Wyatt, Contact: (714) 497-5633
Subject: DUI Enforcement Operations Planned for Next Two Weekends
ANAHEIM, CA – Officers from the Anaheim Police Department’s Traffic Section will be deploying for the next two weekends to stop and arrest alcohol and drug-impaired drivers in the Department’s ongoing traffic safety campaign. DUI Saturation Patrols will deploy on Friday and Saturday nights between the hours of 7:00 pm and 3:00 am in areas with high frequencies of DUI collisions and/or arrests.
In California, this deadly crime led to 867 deaths and over 23,000 serious injuries in 2013 because someone failed to designate a sober driver. Nationally, the latest data shows over 10,000 were killed by an impaired driver. Continue reading