NOVATO, CA — An enforcement operation on Wednesday concentrating on alcohol-related crimes resulted in no arrests or citations however improved visibility and fulfilled a state funding requirement, the Novato Police Division stated in a press release.
Officers visited Division of Alcoholic Beverage Management (ABC) licensed companies and checked on compliance with alcoholic beverage legal guidelines to scale back alcohol service to clearly intoxicated patrons and underage youth, police stated.
“There are too many alcohol associated DUI’s, visitors accidents and incidents that outcome with damage or loss of life. With offering schooling, prevention, and enforcement efforts, we hope to forestall a majority of these tragedies from occurring,” Sgt. Melissa Hinkle stated in a press release.
Conducting the Main Vacation Enforcement Operation was vital from a visibility standpoint and is a requirement for securing state funding for initiatives that purpose to scale back alcohol-related crimes, Hinkle instructed Patch.
“It is about visibility,” Hinkle stated.
This undertaking is a part of the Division of Alcoholic Beverage Management’s Alcohol Policing Partnership.
“In line with the Nationwide Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism (NIAAA), underage consuming is a major downside on this nation and on school campuses regardless of collective efforts to deal with them,” the NPD stated in a press release.
“The Novato Police Division has partnered with the Division of Alcoholic Beverage Management to guard communities by means of schooling and by administering prevention and enforcement applications designed to extend compliance with California’s alcoholic beverage legal guidelines,” the assertion stated.
“ABC off-sale licensees and their workers are inspired to take ABC’s on-line Licensing Training on Alcohol and Medication (LEAD) coaching lessons to assist obtain greater compliance with alcoholic beverage legal guidelines. Now you can take the training online.”
To study extra about ABC applications that assist defend communities, forestall alcohol-related hurt, and save lives go to. ABC Enforcement Programs or ABC Education Programs. ABC is a Division of the Enterprise, Shopper Providers and Housing Company.