DUII saturation, seat belt enforcement blitz is Aug. 17 to Sept. 3

The Lane County Sheriff's Office received special allocated funding from ODOT/ Oregon State Sheriff's Association to provide overtime patrols with a focus on Traffic and Life Safety, emphasizing DUII and aggressive driving enforcement, as well as seat belt use enforcement. Through the grant funding, LCSO deputies will be conducting overtime patrols in the Lane County area beginning Aug.17 through Labor Day, Sept. 3. This saturation is in conjunction with a nation-wide effort to reduce drunk and impaired driving, and reduce the number of injuries and deaths . . .