$440,000 grant to be used for DUI enforcement, checkpoints
Last updated 11/11/2021 at 7:06pm
SAN DIEGO – The California Office of Traffic Safety has awarded the San Diego County Sheriff's Department a $440,000 grant that will fund a year's worth of special operations and campaigns designed to stop drivers under the influence of alcohol and drugs. The grant includes funds for:
• DUI checkpoints and patrols specifically focused on suspected impaired drivers.
• Enforcement operations focused on suspected distracted drivers in violation of California's hands-free cell phone law.
• Bicycle and pedestrian safety enforcement operations focused on driver behaviors that...