La Mesa Today's La Mesa Blog Posts Tagged 'DUI' (12)

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Police Issue Cinco De Mayo DUI Warnings

LA MESA -- Cinco de Mayo is one of those unofficial holidays that bring out both the amateur and professional drinkers. If you haven't heard enough about La Mesa's special enforcement of DUI laws, read this recent…

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Added by La Mesa Today on May 1, 2014 at 7:00am — No Comments

Crime Watch: Special Report

Inside La Mesa's DUI Crusade

By Chris Lavin

La Mesa Today Editor

LA MESA -- When they asked the notorious criminal Willie Sutton why he robbed banks, he famously answered "because that is where the money is.''

Spend an evening with the La Mesa police officer Ryan Rogers and…

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Added by La Mesa Today on April 7, 2014 at 9:00pm — 1 Comment

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LA MESA -- Local and county police authorities are planning extra enforcement efforts to curb drunk drivers during the traditional end of year celebrations. Police are promoting special DUI towing and designated driver services.

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) says 774 people were killed in California last year as a result of alcohol-related…

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Added by La Mesa Today on December 27, 2012 at 11:22am — 1 Comment

Weekly Crime Report

Taking Precautions To Avoid Street Crimes

LA MESA -- In response to a few recent street crimes -- purse snatching and robberies -- crime prevention specialists are giving some good tips to reduce your chances of being a victim. See Crime Prevention below.

Case…

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Added by La Mesa Today on October 16, 2012 at 7:45am — No Comments

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La Mesa Police Get A Boost From Neighbors

LA MESA -- In this week's report, police are crediting cross-department cooperation for solving some La Mesa criminal cases. Also, they are offering advice for motorists who find themselves involved in a fender bender…

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Added by La Mesa Today on September 4, 2012 at 2:55pm — No Comments

Weekly Crime Report

Police Fighting Business Burglary Spree

LA MESA -- Police are asking for help from local residents in combatting a spree of late night burglaries at local businesses. Details below in "case highlights." Also, the recent spate of earthquakes in the far East County has officials reminding us…

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Added by La Mesa Today on August 27, 2012 at 2:24pm — No Comments

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July 4th DUI Sweep Netted One

LA MESA -- The La Mesa Police Department conducted a 4th of July DUI Saturation Patrol for seven hours on the holiday.

Twenty-nine drivers were stopped and six of those were further evaluated for driving under the influence of alcohol and/or drugs. Of those suspected drunk drivers that were evaluated, one was issued a DUI citation for a violation of…

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Added by La Mesa Today on July 6, 2011 at 4:19pm — No Comments

Crime Watch

DUI Checkpoint Checks 29, One Arrested

LA MESA -- The La Mesa Police Department conducted a “Cinco De Mayo” holiday DUI Saturation Patrol for eight hours Thursday.

29 drivers were stopped and 15 of them were further evaluated for driving under the influence of alcohol and/or drugs. Of those suspected drunk drivers that were evaluated, one was arrested for DUI. In addition to…

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Added by La Mesa Today on May 6, 2011 at 6:57am — No Comments

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DUI Warrant Sweep Nets Three

LA MESA --The La Mesa Police Department conducted a DUI Warrant Sweep on Friday and arrested three people with outstanding warrants.

Police said a total of forty subjects with outstanding DUI warrants that had been issued in the last two months were identified. Several teams of Officers attempted to locate these subjects at their last known…

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Added by La Mesa Today on March 31, 2011 at 9:30am — No Comments

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Checkpoint nabs scofflaws, drug violations

LA MESA --The La Mesa Police Department conducted a DUI/Driver License checkpoint for six hours on  along the 7100 block of University Avenue.

• 896 vehicles traveled through the checkpoint.

• 30 drivers were taken into the secondary inspection area.

• 7 drivers were further evaluated for driving…

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Added by La Mesa Today on March 5, 2011 at 5:30pm — No Comments

Checkpoint Results Nab Two for DUI, Reveals More

LA MESA -- The results of a recent checkpoint conducted by the city police offer a telling picture of residents' adherence to DUI and licensing laws.

The seven-hour event snared two alleged drunk drivers but there were a significant number that led police to do at least a secondary analysis.

According to police records, the La Mesa Police Department conducted a DUI and Driver License checkpoint in the 4600 block of 70th Street on Friday, January 8, 2010.

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Added by La Mesa Today on January 12, 2010 at 12:00pm — No Comments

Sobering Facts on DUI

LA MESA -– City of La Mesa police officials are encouraging hosts of holiday parties and gatherings to think about how intoxicated friends and family will get home this year.

La Mesa police will participate in a special state-wide anti-DUI effort which will include conducting sobriety check points. According to La Mesa officials the first check point will be conducted here Friday Dec. 18.

The special anti-DUI effort will continue through Jan. 3 with special check points… Continue

Added by La Mesa Today on December 17, 2009 at 8:30pm — No Comments

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