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Amador to host anti-DUI campaign 'Every 15 Minutes'

Original post made on Feb 28, 2019

The Pleasanton Police Department -- in partnership with the Pleasanton unified School District -- wants to reduce the number of DUI related fatalities, particularly among young people, and intends to do so through its “Every 15-Minutes” anti-DUI campaign.

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Posted by Robert S. Allen
a resident of Livermore
on Feb 28, 2019 at 2:36 pm

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What an inspired program! May it spare others from a loss like I suffered over half a century ago, when a drunk driver killed my wife and young son and critically wounded our infant daughter.

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Posted by Pleasanton Parent
a resident of Pleasanton Meadows
on Feb 28, 2019 at 4:57 pm

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I think this is a good partnership between the schools and law enforcement. With Uber/Lyft/etc the transportation options available to students who do use alcohol and drugs is greater than ever, they really can avoid this altogether even if they don't avoid the alcohol and drugs.

I hope they also stress the importance of not getting in a vehicle with someone they think is under the influence.

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Posted by Tom F
a resident of Another Pleasanton neighborhood
on Mar 1, 2019 at 4:09 am

Better get a beer before I read this article.

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