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Goleta police step up DUI patrols for holiday weekend

Posted at 12:57 PM, Jul 01, 2020
and last updated 2020-07-01 15:57:20-04

The Goleta Police Department plans to have deputies on patrol during the 4th of July weekend to look for impaired drivers.

Additional deputies will be on patrol Friday, July 3 from 6:00 p.m. to 3:00 a.m. looking for motorists suspected of driving under the influence.

The Goleta Police Department reminds the public that a DUI can result from alcohol, prescription medication or over-the-counter drugs and marijuana.

Funding for DUI enforcement is provided by a grant from the California Office of Traffic Safety through the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.