Menifee Police Department to conduct DUI patrols

MENIFEE – Additional officers from the Menifee Police Department will be out on patrol Monday, Aug. 7, from 7 p.m. to 3 a.m. looking for drivers suspected of driving under the influence of alcohol and/or drugs.“DUIs are 100% preventable and when somebody makes the bad decision to drive impaired; it can potentially have lifelong effects on so many people besides the impaired driver,” Chief Pat Walsh said. “Driving while under the influence of alcohol, and/or drugs, is dangerous, potentially deadly.”Drivers should arrange for a ride if they plan on drinking or designate a sober driver when going out, otherwise they may get arrested and face legal challenges, he said.The Menifee Police Department reminded the public that impaired driving is not just from alcohol. Some pr
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