The L.A. County Sheriff's Department will receive more than $2.5 million to increase DUI patrols and checkpoints throughout the county, thanks to a Board of Supervisors decision on Tuesday. The Castaic Animal Care Center is also in line to receive funds.
Santa Clarita Sheriff's deputies have scheduled a DUI checkpoint for Thursday between 6 p.m. and 2 a.m. at an undisclosed location within the city limits. Know the dangers of drunk or impaired driving and avoid becoming a danger to yourself and others.
Cary Quashen of Action Family Counseling cautions parents to be aware of the risk to teenagers driving during summer. Always know where your teens are driving, who they will be with, and where they will be home.