Law Enforcement to Conduct Roving DUI Patrol on County’s West Side
The Orange County Sheriff’s Office and Ocoee Police Department, in conjunction with the Orange County Community Safety Task Force, will conduct a DUI Saturation Patrol operation on Friday, August 31st, 2012.
This multi-jurisdictional effort will be hosted by the Ocoee Police Department and Orange County Sheriff’s Office. High profile DUI Saturation Patrol operations have been a valuable tool to law enforcement. The objective of this operation is to safely remove suspected DUI offenders and criminal traffic violators from the highways by mobile, high visibility, traffic enforcement tactics.
WHEN: Friday, August 31st at 9:00 PM to Saturday, September 1st at 4:00 AM.
WHERE: The operation will be centered around the B.A.T. (blood alcohol testing) Mobile which will be located at the Ocoee Police Department, 646 Ocoee Commerce Parkway, Ocoee. A roving patrol composed of officer/deputies from the Ocoee Police Department, Orange County Sheriff’s Office, Florida Highway Patrol troopers, and local municipalities will saturate the streets, road and highways in and around west and central Orange County areas.
WHO: The operation is a multi-agency effort involving members of the Orange County Sheriff’s Office, Ocoee Police Department, Maitland Police Department, Orlando Police Department, Florida Highway Patrol Troop D, Florida Highway Patrol Troop K Turnpike, Winter Park Police Department, University of Central Florida Police Department, Edgewood Police Department, Winter Garden Police Department, Windermere Police Department, Apopka Police Department, Oakland Police Department, Belle Isle Police Department and the Florida Department of Transportation Motor Carrier Compliance Division.