Riverside Police Department Press Release


For Immediate Release

Date Tuesday, October 3, 2006
Contact Steven Frasher, Press Information Officer
Phone (951) 826-5147

UNET DUI and Safety Check Point

Riverside, Ca- The City of Riverside and University of California Riverside Police Departments will be conducting a DUI Check Point on Thursday, October 5, 2006, in the 3500-block of Canyon Crest Drive in Riverside.

The goal of this event is to reduce DUI-related collisions through education, information and enforcement. During this time when students are returning to high school and college, the Riverside and UCR Police Departments encourage people to drive responsibly, use a designated driver and, most importantly, to not drink and drive.

UNET The University Neighborhood Enhancement Team -- is an award-winning joint operation of the Riverside Police Department and the UCR Police Department, working together to improve safety and quality of life in neighborhoods surrounding the UC-Riverside campus.

For more information contact RPD Sgt. Michele Jackson or UCRPD Sgt. John Freese at (951) 686-7289.