From a Snohomish County Sheriff’s Office news release.
The Snohomish County DUI and Target Zero Task Force will be conducting DUI emphasis patrols on St. Patrick’s Day, Friday, March 17th, 2017, from 7:00 pm to 3:00 am.
Representatives from Snohomish County Sheriff’s Office, Lynnwood, Mountlake Terrace, Mill Creek, Everett and Arlington Police Departments will be looking for impaired drivers.
Patrols will be looking for drivers impaired by alcohol, legal marijuana or other illegal drugs.
In the years between 2011 and 2015, 252 people in the United States lost their lives in DUI crashes on St. Patrick’s Day.
Updates on the emphasis will be provided via the Snohomish County DUI & Target Zero Task Force Twitter account: @SnoCoTargetZero.
Target Zero is the Washington State Traffic Safety Commission’s plan for zero traffic related deaths and serious injuries by 2030.