4th of July DUI Enforcement Press Release
The Pagosa Springs Police Department is participating in the upcoming 2012 High Visibility Impaired Driving Enforcement (HVIDE) campaigns. Enforcement periods for the July 4th celebration are June 29th through July 5th. Officers will be designated as DUI enforcement units; targeting alcohol related driving offenses.
According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) In 2010, more than 10,000 people died in alcohol-impaired driving crashes – one every 51 minutes.
The Pagosa Springs Police Department wants to remind everyone that if they observe a driver they believe to be impaired, please contact theArchuletaCountyCombinedDispatchCenterat 731-2160 or dial 911.
Auth: Chief W. Rockensock