The Marin Avoid the 13 DUI Task Force says that Halloween is the deadliest night of the year for child pedestrians. Therefore, they are warning drunk or drugged drivers that officers will be conducting an an extra aggressive enforcement tonight.
In addition to routine patrols the Avoid the 13 will have extra drunk driving patrols throughout Marin County this Halloween night.
Drivers arrested for a DUI face the possibility of jail time, the loss of their driving privilege, fines and mandatory attendance at a DUI school if convicted. The costs of defending a drunk driving case can sometimes exceed $10,000.