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Holiday DUI violations down in Placer County

Seven law enforcement agencies in the region, working together in an anti-drunken-driving holiday campaign, arrested 57 people between Dec. 13 and Wednesday, including two in Aubur ...

Placer County Avoid the 7 anti-DUI campaign arrests increase

Arrests were up in the 17-day Avoid the 7 campaign against drunken and drugged driving in Placer County. Part of a nationwide effort that ran from Aug. 16 through Labor Day, preli ...

Placer County DUI task force plans holiday crackdown

This time of year means holiday parties and celebrations, and local law enforcement aims to keep those memories merry by keeping drunk drivers off the road. The Placer County Avoi ...

St. Patty’s Day festivities planned for Auburn

The day of wearing green, drinking a pint and noshing on corned beef and cabbage is here. Thursday afternoon and evening several local restaurants and bars are hosting St. Patric ...

Law enforcement crossing fingers: DUI arrests down

Even with the extra temptation of alcohol during the holiday season, drivers seem to be getting the message — don’t drink and drive. The AVOID the 7 DUI enforcement program, w ...