Chula Vista - On Tuesday August 9th, 2011, Officers from Chula Vista, National City, Southwestern College, Coronado, San Diego Police, Probation, and the San Diego County Sheriffs Department conducted a multi-agency Minor in Possession Operation in the South Bay Region of the County of San Diego. During the operation, 34 minors were cited for possession of alcohol, 5 of them were under the age of 18 years old, 2 minors were cited for urinating in public, 1 person was arrested for an outstanding warrant for DUI, 1 person was cited for possession of marijuana and another was cited for having an open container of alcohol while driving.
This operation was part of the Repeat Offender DUI Prosecution and Awareness Program funded by the California Office of Traffic Safety.
The South Bay Regional law enforcement agencies will be continuing their efforts to keep alcohol out of the hands of minors and intoxicated drivers off of the streets.
Funding for this program was provided by a grant from the California Office of Traffic Safety through the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.
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