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Dozens of special traffic safety ops by SRPD planned

Santa Rosa police recently received two state grants totaling about $165,000 to beef up enforcement of traffic laws, so here’s how the money will be be spent. One grant is for $75,850 for DUI/license checkpoints. Police Sgt. Rich Celli said that will allow eight checkpoints throughout the year. The other grant is for $90,000 for a variety of enforcement operations during the year, including: –Giving officers specialized training in finding and dealing with DUI suspects. Celli said he expects most… Read More »