(SKAGIT COUNTY)- The results are in from the recent Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over DUI enforcement campaign conducted from August 16 through September 2. In Skagit County, preliminary numbers show that 14 motorists were stopped and arrested for driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs (DUI), and statewide, law enforcement officers arrested 1,420 drivers for DUI. In Skagit County, the Anacortes, Burlington, Mount Vernon, Sedro Woolley and Swinomish Police Departments, the Skagit County Sheriff’s Office and the Washington State Patrol participated in the extra DUI patrols, with the support of the Skagit County Traffic Safety Task Force. The extra patrols were funded by a grant from the Washington Traffic Safety Commission.
Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over Campaign results have been released