Pinellas County plans DUI patrols during Fourth of July weekend

Published June 30 2016
Updated June 30 2016

Law enforcement agencies across Pinellas County will conduct countywide DUI "wolfpack" patrols during the Fourth of July weekend, according to the Pinellas County Sheriff's Office.

Deputies and officers will monitor traffic throughout the county starting at 7 p.m. Friday through 5 a.m. Saturday. They'll focus on busy roadways during the holiday weekend.

Those efforts will be supported by the groups Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD), Remove Intoxicated Drivers USA Inc. (RID) and the Suncoast Safety Council.