February 25, 2024
A deputy checks a suspect for alcohol impairment. Picture from San Diego Sheriff’s video

San Diego Sheriff‘s deputies will likely be out in pressure on Tremendous Bowl Sunday in an effort to forestall accidents and deaths from drunk driving.

Elevated patrols start previous to the kickoff at 3 p.m. and can proceed by way of 5 a.m. on Monday.

Deputies will likely be watching drivers for each alcohol and marijuana impairment.

Throughout Tremendous Bowl Sunday in 2023, 33 individuals had been arrested for impaired driving all through the county. Three of these arrests had been made by sheriff’s deputies.

The sheriff’s division supplied 4 suggestions for staying protected on Sunday:

  • Plan a protected approach residence earlier than the sport begins
  • Earlier than consuming, designate a sober driver and go away your automotive keys at residence
  • Should you’re impaired, use a taxi, journey share, or public transportation
  • Should you see an impaired driver on the street, name 911 instantly