Friday, November 23, 2007

DUI warrant sweep results in California arrests

California DUI criminal defense lawyer news

A Sacramento County sweep for people with active warrants for California DUI - driving under the influence netted 77 arrests in the first two days of the program.

The Sacramento County Sheriff's Department, in conjunction with Rancho Cordova police and the Sacramento County District Attorney's Office began the annual holiday warrant sweep Monday, sheriff's spokesman Sgt. Tim Curran stated in a news release.

The program targets people with active California DUI warrants.

On Monday and Tuesday, 65 people were arrested for having active California DUI warrants. Twelve others were arrested for other active warrants.

The California drunk driving warrant sweep will continue throughout the Thanksgiving and Christmas holiday season.

Anyone who thinks they may have an active warrant may call his or her California DUI criminal defense lawyer asap.