St. Patrick’s Day DUI crackdown San Diego: By Daniel Smith

14 different police agencies will be taking part in the St. Patrick’s Day DUI crackdown this weekend that will take place on both Friday, March 16th and Saturday March 17th. Sheriff’s Deputies, Police and CHP officers will have a “zero tolerance” response toward impaired drivers who fail to use a designated sober driver. All agencies will be deploying additional officers in overtime this weekend in order to crackdown on DUI offenders.

A DUI/Driver License Checkpoint is also scheduled in Encinitas on March 16th between 6:00 p.m. and 2:00 a.m.

If you are stopped for a DUI it is important you know your rights, please read our previous DUI Defenses to learn about DUI roadside tests, breathalyzers and what your BAC means.

If you or a loved one are charged with a DUI and would like to speak with an experienced DUI lawyer, please call our office at (619)258-8888 for a free and confidential consultation.