According to the Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office, 14 drivers were apprehended over the weekend for alleged DUI. The crackdown was part of “Staying Alive in 95 & Florida’s Roadways,” which began Friday night around 5pm and ran through 3pm on Saturday.
The Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office released a statement this morning saying that sheriffs deputies wrote a total of 843 traffic citations. Forty of them were criminal. One driver was even found to be driving under zero tolerance, according to the statement.
Sheriff’s offices in Miami-Dade and Broward counties had similar operations over the weekend as well.
Sources: Sheriff’s office weekend traffic patrol nets 14 DUIs, Palm Beach Post, June 7, 2010
Increased law enforcement patrols planned for South Florida roads this weekend, South Florida Sun Sentinel, June 4, 2010
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