Supply: Santa Barbara Police Division
Whether or not it’s assembly with a small group of pals or holding a digital get collectively, Santa Barbara Police Division encourages the general public to have fun the vacation responsibly by designating a sober driver.
Could fifth, 2021; On Cinco de Mayo, the Santa Barbara Police Division could have extra Officers on patrol from 6 p.m. to 4 a.m. in search of drivers suspected of driving drunk and/or medication.
“Don’t break the celebrations by placing your self and others in danger and driving impaired,” Sgt. S. Trujillo stated. “For those who’re planning on ingesting, plan on getting a sober journey dwelling.”
The Santa Barbara Police Division additionally reminds the general public that along with alcohol, medication might also impair, together with marijuana. At all times make sure you verify your medicines and keep away from driving after use if there’s a “don’t function heavy equipment,” “might trigger drowsiness” or different warning label.
Funding for this program is supplied by a grant from the California Workplace of Visitors Security, by the Nationwide Freeway Visitors Security Administration.