From a May 3, 2019, Target Zero news release.
The Snohomish County DUI and Target Zero Task Force will be conducting DUI emphasis patrols Saturday, May 4th, from 7:00 pm through 3:00 am.
The patrols coincide with anticipated Cinco de Mayo celebrations.
Representatives from Snohomish County Sheriff’s Office, Lynnwood Police Department, Mountlake Terrace Police Department, Mukilteo Police Department, and the Washington State Patrol will be doing high visibility patrols throughout the county.
The Washington State Liquor and Cannabis board will also be conducting bar enforcement.
Patrols will be looking for drivers impaired by alcohol, legal marijuana, or illegal drugs.
The Washington State Patrol Mobile Impaired Driving Unit (MIDU) will be on hand to quickly process DUI drivers.
The MIDU is a self-contained 36 foot motorhome that has been retrofitted as a mobile DUI processing center and incident command post. When requested, the MIDU travels across the state in support of law enforcement efforts during DUI emphasis patrols.
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 on our regional website www.SnoCoTargetZero.org and www.targetzero.com.