Modesto police patrolling for drunk drivers tonight

local@modbee.comAugust 23, 2013 

— Police will look for drunken drivers Saturday night with saturation patrols throughout Modesto.

The patrols are conducted by officers assigned solely to look for drivers under the influence of alcohol or drugs.

Modesto police said those arrested face jail time, loss of their licenses and increased insurance rates.

The patrols are funded by a grant from the state Office of Traffic Safety.

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