Supply: Santa Barbara Police Division
Whether or not it’s assembly with a small group of buddies or holding a digital get collectively, Santa Barbara Police Division encourages the general public to have a good time the vacation responsibly by designating a sober driver.
Might fifth, 2021; On Cinco de Mayo, the Santa Barbara Police Division could have further Officers on patrol from 6 p.m. to 4 a.m. searching for drivers suspected of driving inebriated and/or medication.
“Don’t smash the celebrations by placing your self and others in danger and driving impaired,” Sgt. S. Trujillo stated. “If you happen to’re planning on consuming, 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 be sure you test your medicines and keep away from driving after use if there’s a “don’t function heavy equipment,” “could trigger drowsiness” or different warning label.
Funding for this program is supplied by a grant from the California Workplace of Visitors Security, by means of the Nationwide Freeway Visitors Security Administration.