by Sgt. Pat Brooks
Douglas County Sheriff’s Office

DCSO conducts prom night underage alcohol sting

In a continuing effort to stem teenage alcohol use, officers of the Douglas County Sheriff’s Office recently conducted an alcohol compliance check with numerous businesses within the community. This compliance check targets businesses, including bars and restaurants, who sell alcohol to minors under 21. The operation was conducted on April 27-28 between the hours of 4 p.m.-2 a.m., in conjunction with the Douglas High School prom. Four juveniles working with the officers contacted businesses within Douglas County. The juveniles — ages 14-16 — would entered a businesses and attempted to purchase alcohol, with money provided by a deputy. If the …

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The Record Courier Updated May 23, 2013 03:49PM Published May 22, 2013 05:58PM Copyright 2013 The Record Courier. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.