Cops Watching Out For Oyster Runners and Impaired Drivers Sunday

September 24, 2016

Everett, Police Blotter

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Watch out for all kinds of different motorcycles Sunday.

There will be extra cops of all kinds including Everett Police, Snohomish County Sheriff’s Deputies and Washington State Patrol Troopers out in force Sunday afternoon.

The Snohomish County DUI and Target Zero Task Force will be conducting DUI emphasis patrols Sunday September 25th, 2016 from 2:00 p.m. through 10:00 p.m.  Representatives from Snohomish County Sheriff’s Office and the police departments of Bothell, Mountlake Terrace, Lynwood, Everett, and Monroe will be doing high visibility patrols throughout the county.

This emphasis patrol coincides with the Annual Oyster Run Motorcycle Rally in Anacortes.  Thousands of motorcycle riders will be passing through Everett and making stops in Snohomish County during the rally.

Patrols will be looking for impaired drivers. Impairment includes alcohol, legal marijuana and other illegal drugs.

Target Zero is the Washington State Traffic Safety Commission’s plan for zero traffic related deaths and serious injuries by 2030.  More information can be found atwww.targetzero.com


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3 Responses to “Cops Watching Out For Oyster Runners and Impaired Drivers Sunday”

  1. Bourne Says:

    Perhaps LE resources would be better utilized guarding shopping malls.

  2. Robert Says:

    It’s insane that motorcyclists would drive drunk. They’re already at a higher risk as is…