Perris: DUI Saturation Patrol Nets 3 Arrests & 9 Citations

Perris, CA – The Perris Police Department Traffic Unit conducted a DUI Saturation Patrol on Friday, 09/14/18, between the hours of 8:00 p.m. and 3:00 a.m. High Visibility Enforcement efforts like this have a deterrent effect, lowering the incidents of impaired driving, and impaired related traffic collisions.

This DUI saturation patrol resulted in the following:

12 Vehicle enforcement stops

3 DUI-Alcohol arrests

9 Citations issued for unsafe driving violations

4 Vehicles towed

During the saturation patrol, three drivers, Hector Contreras, 35, and Rudy Echavarria, 36, both residents of Perris, and Armando Rosas, 36, a resident of San Diego, were driving under the influence of alcohol. Echavarria also had three outstanding warrants. All three were arrested and booked into the Robert Presley Detention Center.

Perris PD will be conducting another DUI saturation patrol in the near future in our ongoing commitment to lowering deaths and injuries upon our streets and highways.

Funding for this operation is provided by a grant from the California Office of Traffic Safety, through the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.

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