DUI patrols in Modesto tonight

February 14, 2014 

Police will look for drunken drivers tonight with saturation patrols throughout Modesto. The patrols are conducted by officers assigned solely to look for drivers under the influence of alcohol or drugs. The patrols will be deployed in areas with

a high frequency of DUI crashes or arrests. 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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