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July 1, 2013
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Sheriff’s office steps up traffic enforcement

The Douglas County Sheriff’s Office is joining with law enforcement agencies across the state for the next two weeks to crack down on impaired driving. Sheriff Ron Pierini said that through July 12, motorists can expect to see double or triple the average law enforcement presence. “If you’ll be drinking, designate a sober driver, and if you drive impaired, you will be arrested,” Pierini said. “We have zero tolerance for impaired drivers who put themselves and everyone else on our roads at risk of serious injury or even death. Nevada’s goal is zero fatalities.” The sheriff said Douglas County residents …

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The Record Courier Updated Jul 2, 2013 05:13PM Published Jul 1, 2013 03:46PM Copyright 2013 The Record Courier. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.