From a September 24, 2021, Snohomish County DUI and Target Zero Task Force press release.
The Snohomish County DUI and Target Zero Task Force will be conducting DUI emphasis patrols on Friday, September 24th, and Saturday, September 25th, from 8:00 pm to 4:00 am.
Representatives from Snohomish County Sheriff’s Office, Washington State Patrol, Arlington Police Department, Everett Police Department, and Lynnwood Police Department will be conducting high visibility patrols throughout the county.
In Snohomish County, we are deeply concerned by the increase in impaired drivers on our roadways. From 2019 to 2020 we saw an 8% increase of DUI fatalities and a 55% increase in DUI Serious injury crashes.
Patrols will be looking for drivers impaired by alcohol, legal marijuana, or other illegal drugs.
Target Zero is the Washington State Traffic Safety Commission’s plan for zero traffic related deaths and serious injuries by 2030.
Patrol updates will tweeted as available on the Snohomish County Target Zero Twitter account @SnoCoTargetZero.