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Contacts: Lt. Jeff Hallock, 714.904.7042, JHallock@ocsd.org; Emily Osterberg, 714.647.1840, EOsterberg@ocsd.org
Orange County Sheriff’s Department Announces Results of DUI Court Sting Operation
SANTA ANA, Calif. (June 1, 2015) – On Monday, June 1, 2015, deputies from the Orange County Sheriff’s Department conducted an undercover ‘Court Sting’ operation at Harbor Justice Center in Newport Beach targeting suspected DUI drivers whose licenses where suspended/revoked and drivers who were driving without a license.
Deputies staked out offenders who had been told of their license suspension or who had never been issued a driver license. Fifteen offenders were followed by deputies from courtrooms to their vehicles to ensure that they were not driving. While some offenders complied with the law and had other means of transportation, eight individuals in court proceeded to get behind the wheel and drove away from the court house. Continue reading